2 November 2005
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
Entrée du port des Sables d'Olonne
signed 'Marquet' (lower left)
oil on canvas
25½ x 31¾ in. (64.7 x 80.6 cm.)
Painted in 1921
Galerie Druet, Paris (acquired from the artist, 1921).
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1992.
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Amis du Musée de Lille, Palais de Beaus-Arts, Un Demi siècle de Peinture Française, date unknown.
Guy Wildenstein will include this painting in his forthcoming Marquet catalogue raisonné being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.
Please note that this lot is being offered without a reserve.
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