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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 104

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Tête, blouse brodée

    Price Realised  

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Tête, blouse brodée
    signed and dated 'Matisse 47' (lower center)
    black Conté crayon on paper
    20¾ x 16 in. (78.1 x 40.6 cm.)
    Drawn in 1947


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    Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    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