7 November 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 12,500
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
pencil on paper
10¼ x 13 3/8 in. (26 x 34 cm.)
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Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.
Pierre Matisse, New York (by descent from the artist).
By descent from the above to the late owner.
Property from the Estate of Pierre-Noël Matisse
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