4 November 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 206,500
Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 120,000
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Tête de femme
signed and dated 'H Matisse 47' (lower right)
black Conté crayon on paper
14¾ x 11 1/8 in. (37.5 x 28.3 cm.)
Drawn in 1947
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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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