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    Raoul Dufy (French, 1877-1953)
    Paddock à Ascot, circa 1935
    Ink on paper laid on Japon paper
    8-7/8 x 21-1/2 inches (22.5 x 54.6 cm) (sheet)
    Stamped with signature lower right: Raoul Dufy

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, London, June 26, 2008, lot 253;
    Acquired by present owner from the above.

    LITERATURE:
    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Catalogue raisonné des dessins de Raoul Dufy, Vol. I, Paris, p. 190, no. 439.

    A photocertificate signed by Fanny Guillon-Laffaille and dated May 7, 2008 accompanies this lot.


    Condition Report*: Japon paper measures 10.75 x 23.25 inches; there appears to be light mat staining along edges; a few spots of foxing and staining in sky; tiny notch of loss at upper left corner and an approx. .25 inch repaired tear as well as a spot of restoration at center top edge; framed under galls. Framed Dimensions 19 X 31.5 X 2 Inches
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    December, 2016
    7th Wednesday
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