4 November 2009
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Tête de femme
signed and dated 'H Matisse 47' (lower right)
black Conté crayon on paper
14¾ x 11 1/8 in. (37.5 x 28.3 cm.)
Drawn in 1947
Pierre Matisse, New York (by descent from the artist).
By descent from the above to the late owner.
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