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André Derain

Buste d'arlequin

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Property from a Private Swiss Collection

André Derain

André Derain

Buste d'arlequin

Buste d'arlequin

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

44,100

USD

Property from a Private Swiss Collection

André Derain

1880 - 1954

Buste d'arlequin


Signed Derain (lower right)

Oil on canvas

16 ¼ by 13 ⅛ in. (41.3 by 33.3 cm)

Framed: 24 ½ by 21 ⅜ in. (62.2 by 54.3 cm)

Painted in 1924.

The canvas is unlined. The edges are taped. Hairline craquelure in the white pigment of the collar and small network in the subject's neck. There is a heavy coat of varnish that pools in some places. Artist's pinhole in the upper right corner. Under UV light: no inpainting is apparent. This work is in good condition.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Private Collection, France
Galerie Paul Pétridès, Paris
Private Collection, Monaco
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above)
Thence by descent
Michel Kellerman, André Derain, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Paris, 1996, no. 941, illustrated p. 158