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    Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)
    Two sketches of a woman, c. 1906
    Crayon on paper laid down on card
    12-7/8 x 9-3/4 inches (32.8 x 24.8 cm)
    Signed lower right: Henri Matisse
    Inscribed and struck out lower right

    Galerie Thannhauser, New York, New York;
    Perls Galleries, New York, New York;
    Private collection;
    By descent to the present owner.

    Museum of Modern Art, New York, "Modern Drawings," February 16-May 10, 1944, p. 94.

    Georges Matisse of the Archives Matisse has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this drawing and will issue a certificate of authenticity to the purchaser after the auction.

    More information about Henri Matisse, also known as Matisse, Henri, Henri Matisse, Matisse, Henri Emile Benoit, Matisse, Henri Emile Benoît.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is laid down. Toned. Surface dirt. Mat staining and light staining, particularly at the four corners.
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    6th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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