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The Impressionist Spirit: An Important Private Collection

André Derain

Paysage de neige à Chatou

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May 17, 12:56 AM GMT


3,000,000 - 5,000,000 USD

Lot Details


The Impressionist Spirit: An Important Private Collection

André Derain

1880 - 1954

Paysage de neige à Chatou

signed a. Derain (lower left)

oil on board laid down on canvas

23 ⅞ by 31 ¾ in. 60.5 by 80.8 cm.

Executed circa 1904-05.

Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired directly from the artist circa 1905)

Comte François Doria, Paris (acquired from the above on 27 July 1912)

Comte Armand Doria, Paris (acquired by descent from the above and until at least 1964)

Private Collection

Wildenstein & Co., New York

Acquired from the above on 5 January 2010 by the present owner

“Entrietien avec la comte Doria,” Connaissance des Arts, no. 2, 15 April 1952, p. 11, illustrated (titled Paysage de neige)

Denys Sutton, André Derain, London, 1959, no. 8, p. 146; pl. 8, illustrated (titled Snowscape at Chatou and dated circa 1904)

Joseph-Émile Muller, Le Fauvisme, Paris, 1967, no. 63, p. 76, illustrated

Exh. Cat., Los Angeles County Museum of Art, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and London, Royal Academy of Arts, The Fauve Landscape: Matisse, Derain, Braque and Their Circle, 1904-1908, 1990-91, pl. 137, p. 130, illustrated

Michel Kellerman, André Derain, Catalogue raisonné de l’oeuvre peint, vol. I, Paris, 1992, no. 42, p. 26, illustrated in color; p. 27, illustrated; p. LXXXIII, illustrated in a photograph of the 1974 Galerie Schmit exhibition

Paris, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Derain, 1954-55 (not included in the catalogue)

São Paulo, Museu de Arte Moderna, Terceira [III] Biennale, 1955, no. 2

London, Wildenstein, André Derain 1880-1954, 1957, no. 4, p. 4; p. 29, illustrated

Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Cent tableaux de collections privées, de Bonnard à de Staël, 1960, no. 20, n.p.

Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Les Fauves, 1962, no. 22

Marseille, Musée Cantini, Derain, 1964, no. 12, n.p.; pl. 12, illustrated

Paris, Galerie Schmit, Derain (1880-1954), 1976, no. 6, p. 13, illustrated in color

Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum (on extended loan)