London, South Kensington
7 February 2014
André Derain (1880-1954)
Assiette de fruits au couteau
signed 'a.derain' (lower right)
oil on canvas
9 x 13 in. (23 x 33.1 cm.)
Painted circa 1944-1948
Anonymous sale, Galerie Motte, Geneva, 9 June 1967, lot 45.
Musée de l'Athénée, Geneva.
Private collection, Switzerland.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 24 June 2010, lot 437.
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.
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M. Kellermann, André Derain, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peinte, vol. III, 1935-1954, no. 1564 (illustrated p. 59).
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