5 May 2005
Property from the Maspro Art Museum, Japan
Kees Van Dongen (1877-1968)
Jeune femme au bouquet de fleur
signed 'Van Dongen.' (upper left); signed again 'Van Dongen' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
29 x 20 in. (74 x 50.9 cm.)
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 7 December 1978, lot 585.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Exposition Van Dongen, Cinquante ans de peinture, 1942 (possibly no. 105; titled Jeune femme au petit bouquet and dated 1935).
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