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Raoul Dufy (French, 1877-1953) Robe Pour Poiret

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2387
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2007 4:00PM

Description:

Raoul Dufy (French, 1877-1953)

Robe Pour Poiret
Initialed "RD" l.r.
Ink and wash with whiting on paper, sight size 11 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (29.8 x 19.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.


Provenance: A private New England collection.


Literature: Supplement of Catalogue Raisonne des Aquarelles, Gouaches et Pastels de Raoul Dufy prepared by Fanny Guillon-Laffaille. Number A04-1534.

N.B. Raoul Dufy collaborated with the French fashion house of Paul Poiret in the 1910s-1920s. In addition to designing fabrics, Dufy illustrated clothing designs for Poiret.


Estimate $7,000-9,000

Keywords

Raoul Dufy, New England, Paul Poiret, Fanny Guillon-Laffaille, B. Raoul Dufy, Cubism, Fauvism, Modern painters

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