Jun 30, 2021 - Sale 2575

Sale 2575 - Lot 61

Price Realized: $ 1,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
Italianate Landscape with a Blue Sky.

Color pastels and gouache on bluish-gray paper, circa 1928. 240x312 mm; 9 1/2x12 1/4 inches.

Ex-collection Germaine Montereau Collection, France, with the blue ink stamp verso (not in Lugt); Sotheby's, New York, December 19, 2003, lot 1114; Spanierman Gallery, New York, with the label; private collection, New Jersey.

Germaine Montereau (born 1892) was a French tapestry manufacturer who had workshops in Morocco. She met Davies (1862-1928) in the 1920s, and they became friends. She purchased works directly from Davies and received some as gifts.