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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 286

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Femme allongée

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Femme allongée
    stamped with the initials 'HM' (lower left)
    pencil on paper
    8½ x 11 in. (21.7 x 28 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Jean Matisse (the artist's son), by descent from the artist.
    A gift from the above to the father of the previous owner circa 1975; sale, Sotheby's, London, 4 February 2004, lot 439.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owners.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JUDITH AND ABRAHAM AMAR FOUNDATION SOLD TO BENEFIT CHARITY