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Auction: 
20.10.2019
Author: 
Jindřich Prucha
Year: 
(1886 – 1914)
Artwork: 
Portrait of a Woman in a Hat (Portrait of girlfriend Marie Docekalova)
Created: 
1912
Starting/Selling price: 
46 150 EUR
Estimate: 
76 920 – 115 380 EUR
Sold: 
1.250.000 Kč
oil on cardboard
Dimensions: 68,5 x 52,5 cm
signed lower right: J. Prucha
verso label of National Gallery Prague with registration number O7673 
 
Provenance: 
- Alois Trojan collection
- Confiscated in the 1950s by the Czechoslovak State, placed in the collection of the National Gallery in Prague (registered under no. O7673)
- restitution of the National Gallery in Prague to eligible heirs (in 2018)
 
Exhibited.
 
Consulted with Professor Jaromir Zemina, Dr Karel Srp, Dr Jiri Machalicky and Alena Havlikova.
Confirmation of authenticity attached.