28 June 2001
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Chevaux au bois
signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower left)
gouache and watercolour on paper
19 7/8 x 25¾in. (50.5 x 65.5cm.)
Executed circa 1930
Alex Maguy, Paris.
Thence by descent to the present owner.
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F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Paris 1981, vol. I, no. 875 (illustrated p. 320).
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