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    Marcel Dyf (French, 1899-1985)
    Tournesols (Sunflowers), 1974
    Oil on canvas
    28-1/2 x 23-1/2 inches (72.4 x 59.7 cm)
    Signed lower right: Dyf
    Signed and inscribed on the reverse: Ce Tableau a été acquit par M. Emmett et Mme Edwina / Barnes / Le 7 Octobre, jour de mes 75 ans / à l'occasion de ma visite en la Georgie qui m'aura / rendu heureux / Dyf


    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Private Collection, Macon, Georgia;
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.

    We wish to thank Claudine Dyf for kindly confirming the authenticity of this painting, which is registered in the Marcel Dyf archives under no. 303.



    Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.

    Condition Report*: Glue Lined canvas. Under UV exam, moderate inpaint concentrated in the background and vase. Craquelure, concentrated in areas of thicker pigments.
    Framed Dimensions 39 X 33 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    March
    11th Thursday 1:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    March
    11th Thursday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Decorative Art Session
    (Lots 27001-27253) - 2:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, March 11, 2021.
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    $1,500
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