4 November 2009
Property from the Estate of Pierre-Noël Matisse
Victor Brauner (1903-1966)
signed and dated 'VICTOR BRAUNER 6 juillet 942' (lower right)
gouache, brush and gray wash, colored wax crayons and pencil on paper
25 5/8 x 19 7/8 in. (65.1 x 50.5 cm.)
Executed on 6 July 1942
Pierre Matisse, New York.
By descent from the above to the late owner.
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New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., XIX & XX Century Master Drawings & Watercolors, April-May 1985, no. 18.
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