Jean Dunand (Swiss, 1877-1942) The Harvest, 1936 gouache on heightened gold/paper signed Jean Dunand (lower right) 24 x 31 1/2 inches. Estimate $ 8,000-12,000
Purchased by Palm Beach Collector from Christie's, 2003, Sale 1245 | Lot 43. F-lix Marcilhac, Paris.
This work is an early study for the artists monumental 18-panel incised gold lacquer mural, for which he created for the Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques Appliqu-s - la Vie Moderne in Paris in 1937.