5 February 2004
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Jeune fille se coiffant
stamped with the initials 'HM.' (lower right)
pencil on paper
11 x 8 in. (27.7 x 20.5 cm.)
Executed in Paris in July-August 1939
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 28 March 1984, lot 351.
The New Art Centre, London (no. CNAC 897).
The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg.
Acquired from the above by the present owners in September 1984.
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