23 June 2016
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
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.
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J.-C. Martinet & G. Wildenstein, Marquet, l'Afrique du Nord, Catalogue de l’œuvre peint, Paris, 2001, no. I-448, p. 332 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Montmorency, Fenêtre et jardins, May - June 1957.
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