André Derain (French, 1880-1954) Etude pour la citadelle
Lot 29
André Derain (French, 1880-1954) Etude pour 'Citadelle'
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,116) inc. premium
Lot Details
André Derain (French, 1880-1954)
Etude pour 'Citadelle'
stamped with the artist's atelier stamp (lower right) and numbered '4509' (verso)
pencil and gouache on paper
25.3 x 33.2cm (9 15/16 x 13 1/16in).
Executed in 1950

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE
    Galerie Paul Vallotton, Lausanne, no. 75'217.
    Galerie Peirce, Paris.

    The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by the Comité Derain, Paris.

    This work is an illustration to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's story Citadelle, begun in 1936, unfinished at the time of the author's disappearance in 1944 and published posthumously from an unedited typescript in 1948. An edition of Saint-Exupéry's Oeuvres complets, with illustrations by Derain, Dunoyer de Ségonzac, Edy Legrand and others was published in 1950.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that this lot is subject to Artist Resale Rights.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Ruth Woodbridge (nee Graham)
    Specialist - Impressionist and Modern Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 20 7468 5816
    FaxFax: +44 20 7447 7434