23 March 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Iturrino (Duthuit 39)
etching, 1914, on Chine appliqué, signed and inscribed 't.quinze ex. Septieme ép' in black ink, with wide margins, some time staining and scuffing to the sheet edges, scattered foxing, mainly visible on the reverse, two minor paper losses and a nick at the lower sheet edge, otherwise in good condition
P. 196 x 108 mm., S. 454 x 315 mm.
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Walter Pach (1883-1958), New York; then by descent to the present owners
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