13 November 2015
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
signed 'marquet' (lower left); dated and titled 'printemps 44 Fleurs roses' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
19 ¾ x 24 ¼ in. (50.2 x 61.6 cm.)
Painted in Algiers in spring 1944
Estate of the artist (until 1956).
Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1960.
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J.-C. Martinet and G. Wildenstein, Marquet, L'Afrique du Nord, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2001, p. 316, no. I-423 (illustrated).
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