Henri Matisse - subject to the confirmation of authentcity, estimate to be confirmed.
Lot 13AR
Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954) Tête de femme
Sold for £8,125 (US$ 13,642) inc. premium
Lot Details
Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)
Tête de femme
signed 'H M.' (lower left)
wax conté crayon on paper
27.2 x 21.3cm (10 11/16 x 8 3/8in).
Executed in 1952

Footnotes

  • The authenticity of this work was kindly confirmed by Madame Wanda de Guebriant in 1994.

    PROVENANCE
    Galerie Berggruen et Cie., Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, 1954.

    EXHIBITED
    Paris, Berggruen et Cie., Henri Matisse, Papiers Découpés, 27 February - 28 March 1953.
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