Raoul Dufy - Le Village de Céret

Raoul Dufy - Le Village de Céret - image-1
Raoul Dufy - Le Village de Céret - image-1

Raoul Dufy

Le Village de Céret
1945/46

oil on wood 28 x 37,8 cm - Mit wenigen punktuellen Retuschen im Bereich des Himmels.

There exists a related, very similar watercolour dated 1940 (see Fanny Guillon Lafaille, 411)

Certificate

According to latest confirmation by Fanny Guillon-Laffaille, Paris, the signature is the signature stamp mentioned in the catalogue raisonné (see Maurice Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, catalogue raisonné, vol. 3, p. 118 - the stamp here mentioned as « griffe de l'atelier »); Also see the remarks in Lugt 702 f on the familiar studio stamp for paintings by Raoul Dufy (Frits Lugt, Les Marques de Collections de dessins & estampes, supplément, La Haye 1956, R. Dufy, p. 104). The signature stamp is described in Lugt with a length of 50 mm, which applies to the offered painting. The artist's widow provided the works in the studio with this stamp.

Provenance

Galerie La Motte, Geneva (1970); private collection, Switzerland

Lot 276 R

Estimate:
40.000 € - 50.000 €

Result:
50.820 €