• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    Henri Matisse

    Lithographie sur le Thème 'La Pompadour' (D.-M. 664)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Matisse
    Lithographie sur le Thème 'La Pompadour' (D.-M. 664)
    lithograph, 1951, on Chine collé, signed in pencil, numbered 31/200 (there were also 15 artist's proofs), with margins, possibly fractionally reduced at left, a deckle edge below, some unobtrusive, flattened creases, some skinning on the reverse along the left sheet edge, otherwise in good condition
    L. 377 278 mm., S. 545 x 376 mm.


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    Provenance

    Gerd Hatje (1915-2007), art publisher, Stuttgart. Then by descent to the present owners.


    Pre-Lot Text

    From the Collection of the late Gerd Hatje