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    Sale 2047

    Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

    7 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 552

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Tête de femme

    Price Realised  

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Tête de femme
    stamped with initials 'HM' (lower left)
    black wax crayon on buff paper
    14 1/8 x 10¼ in. (35.9 x 26 cm.)


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    Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse, New York (by descent from the artist).
    By descent from the above to the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Pierre-Noël Matisse