28 June 2001
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Chevaux et jockeys devant les écuries
signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower right)
gouache and watercolour on paper
21 5/8 x 29½in. (55 x 75cm.)
Executed in 1924
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12 June 1926.
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris.
Dr. Soubiès, Paris.
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. 895 (illustrated p. 328).
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