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    Sale 2166

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 149

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    La Danseuse

    Price Realised  

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    La Danseuse
    stamped with initials 'HM.' (lower right)
    pencil on paper
    12½ x 9 3/8 in. (31.8 x 23.8 cm.)
    Drawn in 1927


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    Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 15 November 1989, lot 38.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 6 February 2003, lot 476.
    Anon. sale, Artcurial Briest, Paris, 8 June 2004, lot 111.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.