André Derain. Window at Vers. 1912

André Derain

Window at Vers


Oil on canvas
51 1/2 x 35 1/4" (130.8 x 89.5 cm)
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund, purchased in memory of Mrs. Cornelius J. Sullivan
Object number
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
André Derain has 68 works  online.
There are 2,382 paintings online.
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1912, André Derain.
1912 - before December 12, 1914, Galerie Kahnweiler (inv. no. 906), Paris, acquired from the artist.
[Before December 12, 1914] By 1921 - 1924, John Quinn (1870-1924), New York, probably acquired from Galerie Kahnweiler.
1924 - by 1926, Estate of John Quinn, New York.
By 1926 - 1939, Mrs. Cornelius J. [Mary Quinn] Sullivan (1877-1939), New York, acquired from the Estate of John Quinn and sold at auction, Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Prints by Modern Artists…The Entire Collection of Mrs. Cornelius J. Sullivan, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, December 6-7, 1939, lot 54.
1939, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, purchased at Sullivan auction through Parke-Bernet Galleries.

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