London, South Kensington
26 June 2015
Paul Signac (1863-1935)
signed and inscribed 'P.Signac Samois 00' (lower right)
watercolour, gouache and pencil on paper
4 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (10.7 x 15.5 cm.)
Executed in 1900
Private collection, England.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 24 June 1996, lot 3.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Marina Ferretti has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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