Lot 96: ROGER BRODERS (1883-1953). L'ÉTÉ SUR LA CÔTE D'AZUR. 1930. 39x24 inches, 99x62 cm. Vaugirard, Paris.
27 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
ROGER BRODERS (1883-1953) L'ÉTÉ SUR LA CÔTE D'AZUR. 1930.
39 1/4x24 1/2 inches, 99 3/4x62 1/4 cm. Vaugirard, Paris.
Condition B+: mat-staining at edges; fading in image; minor creases at edges and in text. Matted and framed.
Broders encompasses many of his signature elements in this classic Art Deco image; the curve of the bay, stylized people populating the beach, the geometric presentation of the bright, round umbrellas and the angularity of the depicted buildings. This is the French version. The English version reads, "Summer on the French Riviera / Eternal Sunshine." Broders p. 92, Perry / Broders p. 23, Riviera 61, Azur 145.