Lucien LEVY-DHURMER (Alger 1865 - Vésinet 1953)
Pen and brown ink and brown wash, over an underdrawing in pencil. Signed, inscribed and dated Lévy Dhurmer / Venise 1925 at the lower left. 650 x 502 mm. (25 3/8 x 19 3/4 in.)ENQUIRE
Lévy-Dhurmer first visited Venice in 1895, and returned to the city several times in his career. Drawn in 1925, the present sheet is a study for a large, finished pastel by Lévy-Dhurmer which was recently on the art market in London.