8 February 2001
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
signed and dated '27 juin 44 H Matisse' (lower right)
pen and black ink on paper
20½ x 15¾in. (52.1 x 40cm.)
Drawn on 27 June 1944
A gift to the father of the present owner and thence by descent.
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Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Handelsbankens Konstförening 1944-1959, May 1959, no. 39 (illustrated p. 13).
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