8 April 2009
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Tête de Femme au Mascaron (Duthuit-Matisse 702)
linocut in brown and black, 1938, on wove paper watermarked G. Maillol, signed in pencil, inscribed ep. d'artiste and numbered 2/5, aside from the edition of 25, with full margins, minor rubbing in places, a soft crease at the upper sheet edge, a few very pale foxmarks in the margins, otherwise in good condition
B. 192 x 173 mm., S. 408 x 300 mm.
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