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    Sale 2166

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 101

    Albert Marquet (1875-1947)

    Le Jetée

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    Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
    Le Jetée
    signed and dated 'Marquet 1928' (lower left)
    watercolor over pencil on paper laid down on board
    8 7/8 x 11¼ in. (22.5 x 28.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1928


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    This drawing is included in the Wildenstein Institute archives as an authentic work.

    Provenance

    C.M. de Hauke & Co., New York.
    Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr., New York.
    The Museum of Modern Art, New York (gift from the above, 1936); sale, Christie's, New York, 1 May 1996, lot 343.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    This drawing is included in the Wildenstein Institute archives as an authentic work.


    Exhibited

    New York, The Museum of Modern Art, New Acquisitions, The Collection of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr., January-February 1936, no. 45c.
    Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Museum of Cranbrook Academy of Art, Paintings from the Museum Collection, January-June 1947.