6 November 2013
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
stamped with initials 'HM.' (lower right)
pencil on paper
9¾ x 12 5/8 in. (24.6 x 32.2 cm.)
Drawn in Nice in 1935
Estate of the artist.
Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 December 1986, lot 533.
Acquired at the above sale by the previous owner.
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