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Lot 40Andre Derain
French, 1880-1954
Portrait de Femme
Charcoal on paper laid down on board
19 3/8 x 15 1/4 inches (49.3 x 38.7 cm)

Estate of the artist
Private collection, acquired from the above
[Sale] Christie's, New York, Sep. 29, 2004, lot 24

Montreal, The Waddington Galleries, Derain: An exhibition of Sculptures and Drawings, Nov.-Dec. 1963

According to the Christie's catalogue, Michel Kellermann has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

Sold for $938
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Toned; small tear in the upper right corner; few small stains in the lower left; Several long lines through the figure which are possibly scratches to the surface.

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