5 February 2004
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Portrait de femme
signed and dated 'H. Matisse 49' (lower left)
charcoal on paper
20 5/8 x 16 in. (52.4 x 40.4 cm.)
Drawn in Nice in 1949
The artist's estate (no. P74).
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Wanda de Guébriant dated Paris,. The work is registered in the archive under no. P74.
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