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    Marcel Dyf (French, 1899-1985)
    Fleurs du jardin, 1972
    Oil on canvas
    21-3/4 x 18-1/4 inches (55.2 x 46.4 cm)
    Signed lower right: Dyf

    The artist;
    Gift to the present owner from Kimberly Knitware fashion designer, Jack Lazar, 1972.

    We wish to thank Claudine Dyf for kindly confirming the authenticity of this painting, which is registered in the Marcel Dyf archives under no. 282.

    Condition Report*: Canvas is unlined. Minor cracking and lifting in areas of high impasto. Under UV, there appear to be approx. 3-inch lines of inpaint along the edges in the upper right corner, two tiny touches at top center, a 4-inch line along the right edge at center that extends into the background approx.. 1-inch in two places. Two areas of inpaint on the tabletop near the resting flower, approx.. 3-inch and 1-inch, 2 spots in the background to left of vase, scattered spots throughout vase and in bouquet. Black pigments fluoresce under UV, but appear to mostly be artist’s original pigment.
    Framed Dimensions 30.5 X 27 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2020
    29th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 18
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