4 November 2004
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
Les trois générations
signed, dated and inscribed 'Foujita 1951 Paris' (lower left)
oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 15 in. (46.2 x 38 cm.)
Painted in Paris, 1951
Galerie de Lanterne Bleue, Casablanca.
Raoul Dupré, Casablanca (acquired from the above, circa 1954).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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Sylvie Buisson will include this painting in her forthcoming catalogue of the works by Tsuguharu Foujita.
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