8 February 2005
Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
signed and inscribed 'Marie Laurencin en souvenir de moi' (on the reverse)
oil on board
9¼ x 7 in. (23.5 x 17.8 cm.)
Galerie de l'Art Moderne, Paris, by 1965, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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