8 February 2001
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Fenêtre ouverte sur la mer
signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower right)
gouache and watercolour on paper
22 x 177/8 in. (55.9 x 45.4 cm.)
Executed in 1923
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 14 March 1995, lot 53.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Brussels, Galerie Le Centaure, Raoul Dufy, 1928, no. 42.
Brussels, Salon de Bruxelles, Groupe Français. Section aquarelles, 1928, no. 42.
The present work will be included in the supplement to the Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels de Raoul Dufy, currently being prepared by Fanny Guillon-Laffaille.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Seven expert tips on collecting, whether you seek affordable works on paper or a museum-quality masterpiece
The artistic director of The Grange Festival — a month-long staging of opera in the south of England — selects favourite works from Christie’s Classic Week in London