9 November 2006
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
signed, dated and dedicated 'Raoul Dufy 39 A Thérèse Bonney' (along the lower edge); dated again '12 juin 39' (on the reverse)
oil on panel
15 1/8 x 8¼ in. (38.4 x 21 cm.)
Painted on 12 June 1939
Thérèse Bonney, Paris (acquired from the artist).
Berkeley Art Museum, University of California (gift from the above, 1984); sale, Christie's, New York, 14 November 1996, lot 208.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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M. Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Geneva, 1976, vol. III, p. 170, no. 1135 (illustrated).
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