London, South Kensington
8 October 2013
André Derain (1880-1954)
Tête de femme
with the atelier stamp (lower right)
16 3/8 x 10½ in. (41.5 x 26.8 cm.)
The artist's estate.
Private collection, Italy.
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Lugano, Galleria Pieter Coray, André Derain, Scultore, September - November 1994, no. D4 (illustrated p. 131).
The Comité Derain have confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.
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