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    Sale 7703

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 200

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Femme nue assise (recto & verso)

    Price Realised  

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Femme nue assise (recto & verso)
    signed 'Henri-Matisse' (lower right; recto)
    pencil on paper (recto & verso)
    15½ x 11 3/8 in. (39.3 x 28.9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Galerie Ile de France, Paris.
    Ippolito Simonis, Turin.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 11 May 1995, lot 411.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.