• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 238

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Academie, buste ancien

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Academie, buste ancien
    signed 'Matisse.' (lower right)
    charcoal on paper
    24½ x 18 7/8 in. (62.2 x 47.9 cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse, New York, by descent from the artist.
    By descent from the above to the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Pierre-Noel Matisse