28 June 2001
Kees Van Dongen (1877-1968)
Jupien et Charlus
with the stamped signature 'Van Dongen' (lower right); inscribed 'Proust No. 43' (lower right)
gouache, watercolour and pencil on paper
9 5/8 x 8 3/8in. (24.6 x 21.3cm.)
Executed in 1947
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To be sold with a photo certificate from the Wildenstein Institute, dated Paris le 10 mai 2001, and numbered 01.04.27.7967.1070., stating that it will be included in the Kees van Dongen catalogue raisonné.
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