3 February 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
Champ en fleurs
signed 'Marquet' (lower right)
oil on panel
12 5/8 x 16¼ in. (32.1 x 41.3 cm.)
Painted in Spring 1923
Galerie Bernheim Jeune, Paris (no. 23445), by whom acquired from the artist on 12 June 1923.
Galerie Schmit, Paris.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 25 June 1986, lot 197.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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J.C. Martinet & G. Wildenstein, Marquet, L'Afrique du Nord, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2001, no. I-642 (illustrated p. 465).
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