Sale 17PT03 | Lot 16

Jean Dufy

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 16
Jean Dufy
French, 1888-1964
Les Trois Fratellini au Cirque Medrano, 1927
Signed Jean Dufy and dated 27 (lr); inscribed as titled on the reverse
Oil on canvas
23 5/8 x 28 3/4 inches (60 x 73 cm)

Jacques Bailly, Jean Dufy: Catalogue Raisonne de l'Oeuvre, 1888-1964, Paris, 2002, no. B. 497, p. 268, illus. (as Trio de Clowns Musiciens)

The painting is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity from Madame Germaine Dufy, dated June 25, 1970.

C Estate of Eugene M. Lang

Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
Sold for $68,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

No apparent restoration. Frame rubbing. Could use a light cleaning. Few pencil marks scattered, appears to have been made by the artist. Canvas slightly buckled on the stretcher.

Inscribed "Salathe" on a piece of paper-tape on the stretcher.

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Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
Sold for $68,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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