• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 104

    Henri Matisse

    Grande Liseuse (D.-M. 437)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Matisse
    Grande Liseuse (D.-M. 437)
    lithograph, 1923, on wove paper watermarked J PERRIGOT ARCHES and MBM, signed in pencil and inscribed epr. d'artiste, numbered 9/12, an artist's proof aside from the edition of fifty, the full sheet, with deckle edges at left and right, with small, unobtrusive black ink marks just outside the corners of the subject, otherwise in very good condition
    L. 491 x 390 mm., S. 653 x 508 mm.


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    Provenance

    Walter Pach (1883-1958), New York. Then by descent to the present owners.


    Pre-Lot Text

    From the Collection of the Late Walter Pach