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Property from a Private European Collection

Albert Marquet

Une rue

Lot Closed

October 19, 01:48 PM GMT


40,000 - 60,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property from a Private European Collection

Albert Marquet

1875 - 1947

Une rue

signed marquet (lower left)

oil on canvasboard mounted on board 

40.7 by 33cm., 16 by 13in.

Framed: 61.3 by 53.2cm., 23⅝ by 20½in.

Painted in 1923.

Galerie Druet, Paris (acquired from the artist on 9th June 1923)

M. Javal (acquired from the above on 20th January 1926)

Galerie de l'Elysée (Alex Maguy), Paris

Mme Trouillat, Rocquebrune, Cap-Martin (sold: Sotheby's, London, 2nd April 1981, lot 339)

Wolpe Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa (purchased at the above sale)

Sale: Sotheby's, London, 25th June 1996, lot 384

Private Collection, New York (purchased at the above sale)

Sale: Karl & Faber Kunstauktionen, 5th December 2008, lot 1453

Purchased at the above sale by the present owner 

(possibly) 'Parmi les petites expositions', in Comœdia, 11th December 1923

Georges Besson, Marquet, Paris, 1929, illustrated pl. 54 (titled Rue de Sidi-Bou-Saïd)

Jean-Claude Martinet & Guy Wildenstein, Marquet. L'Afrique du Nord, Catalogue de l'œuvre peint, Paris, 2001, no. I-622, illustrated in colour p. 454