London, South Kensington
24 June 2016
Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
signed and dated 'Marie Laurencin 1909' (lower right)
watercolour, pastel and pencil on paper
8 x 10 ¼ in. (20.3 x 25.9 cm.)
Executed in 1909
Galerie L'Atelier, Cannes.
Anonymous sale, Tajan, Paris, 2 December 1998, lot 13.
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D. Marchesseau, Marie Laurencin, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, Tokyo, 1999, vol. II, no. PP0195 (illustrated p. 319).
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