9 February 2006
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
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signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower right)
gouache and watercolour on paper
19½ x 25½ in. (50 x 65 cm.)
Executed in 1941
Galerie Louis Carré et Cie, Paris.
Acquired by the present owner circa 1970s.
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F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy. Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, vol. I, Paris, 1981, no. 844 (illustrated p. 307; in the illustration the work bears the date '1941').
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