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Kees van Dongen

La lecture ou Rabelais, Peint à Paris en 1911

Oil on canvas
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Leclere

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145,5 x 145,5 cm. ; 56.7/8 x 56.7/8 in.; …

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*Please note: The Estimate for this work is on request**

145,5 x 145,5 cm. ; 56.7/8 x 56.7/8 in.; painted in 1911.

PROVENANCE
Atelier de l’artiste, Paris.
Augusta ‘Dolly’ Van Dongen, Paris (don de l’artiste).
Acquis auprès de celle-ci par le propriétaire actuel, vers 1990.
Cette œuvre sera incluse au Catalogue raisonné …

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Signature
Signé ‘Van Dongen.’ (en bas au centre) ; signé de nouveau, titré et situé. Signed lower centre, signed again and titled on the reverse
Kees van Dongen
French-Dutch, 1877–1968
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With his emotionally complex paintings of the European upper class, Kees van Dongen helped expand …

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With his emotionally complex paintings of the European upper class, Kees van Dongen helped expand and modernize the previously conventional genre of portraiture. Van Dongen was formatively influenced by his early involvement with Henri Matisse and the Fauves, and would retain a bold sense of color throughout his …

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About the work
L
Leclere

*Please note: The Estimate for this work is on request**

145,5 x 145,5 cm. ; 56.7/8 x 56.7/8 in.; …

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*Please note: The Estimate for this work is on request**

145,5 x 145,5 cm. ; 56.7/8 x 56.7/8 in.; painted in 1911.

PROVENANCE
Atelier de l’artiste, Paris.
Augusta ‘Dolly’ Van Dongen, Paris (don de l’artiste).
Acquis auprès de celle-ci par le propriétaire actuel, vers 1990.
Cette œuvre sera incluse au Catalogue raisonné …

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Signature
Signé ‘Van Dongen.’ (en bas au centre) ; signé de nouveau, titré et situé. Signed lower centre, signed again and titled on the reverse
Kees van Dongen
French-Dutch, 1877–1968
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With his emotionally complex paintings of the European upper class, Kees van Dongen helped expand …

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With his emotionally complex paintings of the European upper class, Kees van Dongen helped expand and modernize the previously conventional genre of portraiture. Van Dongen was formatively influenced by his early involvement with Henri Matisse and the Fauves, and would retain a bold sense of color throughout his …

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Kees van Dongen

La lecture ou Rabelais, Peint à Paris en 1911

Oil on canvas
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