21 June 2012
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
André Derain (1880-1954)
La Vierge et l'enfant (D'après Bellini)
signed 'a.derain' (lower right)
oil on canvas
13½ x 13 3/8 in. (34.4 x 34 cm.)
Painted circa 1946-1950
Private collection, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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M. Kellermann, André Derain, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, 1935-1954, vol. III, Paris, 1999, no. 2024 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Cent tableaux d'art religieux, 1953.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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