This very large still life is signed Dechorain (1898-1977).
Rolande Dechorain was the daughter of artist Noël Déchorain. She was born in Paris in 1898 and her sister, Lucie Derain, who was born in 1902 was a journalist and author. Rolande was a student of Henri Vergé-Sarrat, and her works (specifically still life) were exhibited at the Gallery Armand Drouant in 1929, prefaced by Marie De Rohan-Chabot. She also exhibited her works at the Salon des Tuileries.
She died in Paris at her home in the 6th arrondissement in 1977.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
35½" x 45¾"
90cm x 116cm