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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 312

    Albert Marquet (1875-1947)

    Le cyprès, printemps

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
    Le cyprès, printemps
    signed 'marquet' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    21 3/4 x 18 1/8 in. (55 x 46 cm.)
    Painted in Algiers in 1943


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    Provenance

    Marcelle Marquet, Paris, by descent.
    Anonymous sale, Mes Chapelle et Martin, Versailles, 20 March or 8 November 1958.
    Private collection, France, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    J.-C. Martinet & G. Wildenstein, Marquet, l'Afrique du Nord, Catalogue de l’œuvre peint, Paris, 2001, no. I-448, p. 332 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Montmorency, Fenêtre et jardins, May - June 1957.