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LOT 18

Lot 18

Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)

Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)
Lot 18 Details
Marcel Dyf (1899-1985), French


oil on canvas
signed lower right
28.75 x 25.6 in — 73 x 65 cm; 37.25 x 32.1 in — 94.6 x 81.5 cm

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $5,100
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)
  • Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)
  • Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)
  • Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)
  • Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)

Frost and Reed Gallery, London, UK;
Private Collection, Toronto, ON, acquired from the above


The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Madame Claudine Dyf. It is registered in the e-catalogue of Marcel Dyf's work under the number 1704.


This painting was executed in the artist's atelier in Bois d'Arcy.


Good overall condition.

LOT 18

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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