• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2312

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper Featuring Property from the Collection of Mrs Sidney F. Brody

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 262

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Eva

    Price Realised  

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Eva
    signed, dated and titled 'H. Matisse Mai 48 EVA' (lower right)
    black Conté crayon on paper
    20 5/8 x 16 in. (52.6 x 40.6 cm.)
    Drawn in May 1948


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    Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Provenance

    Perls Galleries, New York.
    Theodora S. Greenbaum Fine Arts, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1987.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Sharon Bey