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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 107

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

    Tête, blouse volant

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
    Tête, blouse volant
    stamped with initals 'HM.' (lower left)
    black Conté crayon on paper
    20 x 15 1/8 in. (50.8 x 38.4 cm.)


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    Wanda de Guébriant has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

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


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the medium of this work is black Conté crayon on paper.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Pierre-Noël Matisse