Lot 265: ROGER DE VALERIO
February 5, 2004
New York, NY, USA
CHERRY MAURICE CHEVALIER.
63 1/2x47 1/2 inches. Devambez, Paris.
Condition B+: repaired tears and creases in margins.
In this early, Art Deco celebrity endorsement, Chevalier, resplendent in a midnight blue suit, is carrying a full basket of red cherries against a yellow background for the brandy which bears his name. Wines & Spirits p. 52.