13 November 2015
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
Paris, Le Pont-Neuf, fin de la neige
stamped with signature 'Marquet' (lower right); dated and inscribed 'Fév 47 fin de la neige' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
24 1/8 x 19 7/8 in. (61 x 50.5 cm.)
Painted in February 1947
Estate of the artist.
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 13 May 1999, lot 243.
Anon. (acquired at the above sale); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 November 2013, lot 238.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Albert Marquet, April-May 1985, p. 101 (illustrated in color, p. 87; titled Fin de la neige).
This work will be included in the forthcoming volume of the catalogue critique of Albert Marquet’s paintings being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute.
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