French painter (1877–1953) best known for his colorful depictions of such outdoor social events as regattas, horse races, and the like. Exquisite original etching of a marketplace in a Marseille street, 9.75 x 12.5, enclosed within its original 12.75 x 19 off-white presentation mat, signed on the mat in pencil, “Raoul Dufy,” and labeled, “Eau forte originale, Marseille.” Etching and signature area in very fine condition; some surface loss to the upper portion of the mat, otherwise fine condition. A highly desirable and aesthetically pleasing piece. RR Auction COA.
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