7 November 2007
Property from a Private American Collection
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
La Marne au parc Saint-Maur
signed and dated 'marquet 1913' (lower right)
oil on canvasboard
10½ x 13 5/8 in. (26.7 x 34.6 cm.)
Painted in 1913
Galerie Druet, Paris.
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 17 June 1989, lot 56.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
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