Jean Dufy (French, 1888-1964)
Paris, Le Pont-Neuf
Signed "Jean Dufy" l.r.
Oil on panel, 5 1/8 x 13 3/4 in. (13.2 x 34.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Horizontal craquelure, surface grime.
Provenance: A private Philadelphia collection, by descent to the current owner.
N.B. The lot is accompanied by a photo certificate from Jacques Bailly, numbered 4490. The painting will be included in the Jean Dufy Catalogue Raisonné now in preparation.
Minute paint loss to l.r. edge to left of the signature.; two small hairs or similar, perhaps from a brush, in the varnish in the l.r. quadrant; fine, stable craquelure; surface grime , including some white droplets, and minor discolored varnish.
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