Lot 466: HENRI MATISSE Le Grand Collier.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Le Grand Collier.
Etching on fibrous, cream wove paper, 1929. 251x178 mm; 9 7/8x7 inches, full margins. Artist's proof, aside from the edition of 25. Signed and inscribed "Essai" in pencil, lower margin. A superb, dark impression of this very scarce proof, with crisp plate edges and uncleaned background. Duthuit 138.