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    Roland Oudot (French, 1897-1987)
    Portrait of a Girl, 1930
    Oil on canvas
    25-3/4 x 21-1/4 inches (65.4 x 54.0 cm)
    Signed and dated upper right: Roland Oudot 1930

    PROVENANCE:
    [With] J.J. Gillespie, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania;
    M. Knoedler & Co., Inc, New York;
    Alex and Anne Lowenthal, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, acquired from the above in 1958;
    By descent to the present owner.

    EXHIBITED:
    Valentine Galeries, New York, 1930;
    Wildenstein Gallery, New York, 1930, 1934;
    M. Knoedler & Co. New York;
    Allegheny College Museum, Meadville, Pennsylvania, October- December 1972, cat. no. 4;
    Pennsylvania College for Women, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 1952, item 12;
    Carnegie International Salon d'Automne, Paris;
    Luxembourg Museum, Paris;
    Chester Dale Collection, National Galllery, Washington D.C.;
    Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio.

    LITERATURE:
    Ernest Tisserand, L'Art and les Artistes, 1930-1931, page 161, illustrated.
    Marcel Zohar, Art et Decoration, 1933, page 299, illustrated.


    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; slight surface grime and a few areas of craquelure; not examined under UV light.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    8th-10th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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