4 February 2003
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
signed 'Marquet' (lower left)
oil on panel
15 3/8 x 12¼in. (39 x 31.1cm.)
Painted circa 1915
Domingo Viau, Buenos Aires.
Acquired from the above by the father of the present owners circa 1950.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Guy Wildenstein will include this painting in his forthcoming Marquet catalogue raisonné being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium
Please note that the medium of this work is oil on canvasboard and not as stated in the catalogue.
THE PROPERTY OF A FAMILY
Jessica Lack reveals how the city that inspired the cool minimalism of Ed Ruscha et al has become a serious rival to New York
From craquelure to patina, watermarks to brushstrokes… Our specialists on what they’re looking for when someone brings a work of art into Christie’s