8 February 2001
PROPERTY OF A FRENCH LADY
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Deux visages, un avec des lunettes
stamped with initials 'HM.' (lower right)
pencil on paper
12½ x 9¼ in. (31.8 x 23.5 cm.)
Drawn circa 1951-1952
A gift from the artist to the present owner, 1952.
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Sold with a photo-certificate from Wanda de Guébriant dated Paris, 27 April 1983.
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