6 November 2013
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
stamped with initials 'HM.' (lower left)
pen and India ink over pencil on toned paper
9½ x 12¼ in. (24.5 x 31.5 cm.)
Drawn in 1929
Estate of the artist.
Pierre Matisse, New York (by descent from the artist).
Pierre-Noël Matisse, Paris (by descent from the above).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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