3 February 2004
Albert André (1869-1952)
Fruits, pichet et pain
signed 'Albert André' (lower right)
oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 21¾ in. (46 x 55.2 cm.)
Painted in 1935
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (no. 14.299), by whom acquired from the artist on 21 February 1944.
M. Martin, by whom acquired from the above on 2 January 1947.
Galerie Charles et André Bailly, Paris; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 May 1994, lot 249a.
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Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Exposition de tableaux par Albert André, October - November 1946, no. 27.
Evelyne Yeatman will include this painting in her forthcoming Albert André catalogue raisonné.
Caroline Godfroy Durand-Ruel has kindly confirmed that the present work is included in the Durand-Ruel Archives, Paris.
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