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    PROPERTY FROM A DALLAS PRIVATE COLLECTION

    HENRY CARO-DELVAILLE (French, 1876-1928)
    Women Reading (The Letter), 1910-11
    Oil on canvas
    26 x 32 inches (66.0 x 81.3 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: H. Caro-Delvaille/ 1910-11

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, New York, 19th-Century European Paintings, Drawings, Watercolors & Sculpture, November 2, 1995, lot 192.




    Condition Report*:

    Areas of craquelure, commensurate with age; under UV examination:  minor scattered flecks of in-painting visible in window frame (upper left quadrant), in left figure's sleeve and back, and in right figure's plume, neck, and sleeve; otherwise good condition; frame dimensions:  29.5 x 35.5".

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    10th Wednesday
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