8 February 2001
PROPERTY OF A FRENCH LADY
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Visage de femme en demi-lune
with the artist's stamp 'HM.' (lower right)
pencil on paper
105/8 x 81/8 in. (27 x 20.8 cm.)
Drawn circa 1951-1952
A gift from the artist to the present owner, 1952.
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