André Derain. Fishing Boats, Collioure. 1905

André Derain

Fishing Boats, Collioure


Oil on canvas
15 1/8 x 18 1/4" (38.2 x 46.3 cm)
The Philip L. Goodwin Collection
Object number
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Painting and Sculpture
This work is on view on Floor 5, in Painting and Sculpture I, Gallery 1, with 20 other works online.
André Derain has 68 works online.
There are 2,244 paintings online.
Provenance Research Project
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[Probably Ambroise Vollard (1866-1939), Paris, 1905] [1]. Jean Decroux, Paris/Morges, Switzerland, by 1949 [2]; Galerie Lorenceau, Paris [3]; Alex Reid and Lefèvre Ltd., London [4]; Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, by 1954 [5]; sold to Philip L. Goodwin (1885-1958), New York, 1954 [6]; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1958 (The Philip L. Goodwin Collection).

[1] See Jacqueline Munck, "Vollard and the Fauves: Derain and Vlaminck," Cézanne to Picasso: Ambroise Vollard, Patron of the Avantgarde, ed. by Rebecca Rabinow, exh. cat. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2006, p. 119: "On November 23, 1905, at Henri Matisse's suggestion, Vollard acquired the entire studio - comprising eighty-nine paintings and eighty watercolors - of André Derain (1880-1954), a newcomer to the art scene who had exhibited for the first time at the Salon des Indépendants that spring."
[2] Reproduced in Georges Duthuit, Les Fauves, Geneva: Editions des trois collines, 1949, p. 129: "Collection particulière Paris." [3] Included in the exhibition Les Fauves, Kunsthalle Bern, April 29 to May 29, 1950, no. 23: "Coll.[ection] part.[iculière], Morges."
[3] Label by Maurice Robinot, Paris inscribed "Lorenceau 76" on verso.
[4] Michel Kellermann, André Derain: catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris: Editions Galerie Schmit, 1992, vol. 1 , no. 75: Barques de pêche à Collioure, 1905.
[5] Ibid. Gallery label on verso (# 3922).
[6] Collection files, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

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