7 February 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
André Derain (1880-1954)
Femme au collier à deux rangs
incised with the signature and numbered 'AT ANDRE DERAIN 000' (on the reverse)
bronze with golden brown patina
13in. (33cm.) high, excluding base
16¼in. (41.2cm.) high, including base
Conceived circa 1938 and cast after 1954, in a numbered edition of 11 plus four artist's proofs numbered '0' to '0000'
Waddington Galleries, Montreal.
Mr & Mrs J. McConnell, Montreal.
Theo Waddington Fine Art, London.
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner.
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P. Cailler, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre sculpté d'André Derain, Geneva 1965, no. 50 (another cast illustrated).
P. Coray, André Derain Sculpteur, Milan 1994, no. 85 (another cast illustrated in colour p. 100).
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