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    Sale 5846

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    29 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Nu

    Price Realised  

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Nu
    stamped with artist's initials 'HM' (lower left)
    pen and black ink on paper
    14½ x 10½in. (37 x 27cm.)
    Executed circa 1952


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    The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Mrs. Wanda de Guébriant.
    This work is closely related to the large Grand nu that Matisse executed in 1952.

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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 28 Nov 1995, lot 407A


    Saleroom Notice

    This lot should be titled Nu and not as stated in the catalogue.