Lot 127: HENRI MATISSE | Fillette (D. 561)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph, 1944, signed in pencil, numbered 9/25, on rough textured handmade wove paper, framed
The print is in good condition, the full sheet nearly printed to the edges. Two bands of vertical discoloration, one at the subject's face at right and one in the right margin. Slight mat-stain. A small water stain and repaired paper loss in the right margin. (Irregularities in the paper.) Lower right margin corner repaired. The verso in good condition.
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Provenance: Howard Russeck Fine Art, Palm Beach
Dimensions: sheet: 331 by 271 mm 13 by 10 5/8 in