3 February 2010
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Robert Delaunay (1885-1941)
signed with the initials (lower right)
gouache, watercolour and brush and ink on Japon nacré paper
7½ x 4¾ in. (19 x 12 cm.)
Executed circa 1932
Mira Jacob, Galerie le Bateau-Lavoir, Paris; her sale, Sotheby's, Paris, 23 September 2004, lot 47.
Private collection, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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This drawing is sold with a photo-certificate from Jean Louis Delaunay.
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