Current Inventory by Andre Derain

Baigneuse Nue aux Arbres (Nude Bather amidst Trees)

Artist: Andre Derain
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Andre Derain (1880-1954), Baigneuse Nue aux Arbres (Nude Bather amidst Trees), etching and drypoint, c. 1909, signed in pencil and numbered 27/100. Reference: Adhemar 50. In very good condition, on ARCHES cream laid paper, with their watermark, with full margins, 7 x 3 3/4, the sheet 22 1/4 x 17 1/2 inches, archivally matted. A fine impression, with a subtle layering of plate tone. Derain clearly based the face in this print on the famous African Fang mask which he owned (and which influenced others who saw it in his apartment such as Picasso, e.g., in his Demoiselles d’Avignon). It is also related to a […]

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Paysage (le Morin)

Artist: Andre Derain
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Andre Derain (1880-1954) etching and drypoint Paysage (le Morin), 1911, signed and numbered 50/50 (although edition size is not known).  Reference: Adhemar 49. In good condition apart from some defects in the wide margins (a few nicks, and repaired tears at edges, not near image), with full margins with deckle edges, 11 1/2 x 14 1/4 (the sheet 17 1/2 x 24 1/2) inches, archival matting, on cream laid Arches paper (with the Arches watermark). Andre Derain was born in Chatou, near Paris in 1880.  He worked with Henri Matisse in 1905 at Collioure, and participated in the 1905 Salon d’Automne with […]

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