December 5, 2021 14:00 EST

American Art and Pennsylvania Impressionists Featuring the Collection of Virginia and Stuart Peltz

 
  Lot 29B
 

29B

Ludwig Bemelmans (American, 1898–1962)
The Loire from The Garden of Marcel Achard

Signed 'Bemelmans' bottom right; also pencil titled verso, mixed media on paper laid down to board
27 1/8 x 39 5/8 in. (68.9 x 101.6cm)
Executed in 1954.

Provenance

Hammer Galleries, New York, New York.
Acquired directly from the above.
Private Collection, Florida.

Estimated at $8,000 - $12,000


 

Signed 'Bemelmans' bottom right; also pencil titled verso, mixed media on paper laid down to board
27 1/8 x 39 5/8 in. (68.9 x 101.6cm)
Executed in 1954.

Provenance

Hammer Galleries, New York, New York.
Acquired directly from the above.
Private Collection, Florida.

Note

Marcel Achard was a popular French playwright and director during the interwar period. Known for his humour and playfulness, he directed a number of poetic plays centered around the notions of love, naïveté and gentle sarcasm.

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