• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 228

    Andre Derain (1880-1954)

    La Dormeuse

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Andre Derain (1880-1954)
    La Dormeuse
    signed 'a. derain' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    28¾ x 36 1/8 in. (73 x 91.8 cm.)
    Painted circa 1926


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    Provenance

    Paul Guillaume, Paris.
    Galerie Daniel Malingue, Paris (by 1981).
    Private collection, Japan (circa 1990).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    A. Basler, Derain, Paris, 1931 (illustrated, pl. 28).
    M. Kellermann, André Derain, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1996, vol. II, p. 183, no. 1039 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Daniel Malingue, Maîtres Impressionistes et Modernes, 1981, no. 8 (illustrated).