Lot 126: HENRI MATISSE | Odalisque à la coupe de fruits (D. 466)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph, 1925, signed in pencil, numbered 44/50, on laid China paper, framed
The print is in good condition, with full margins. Faint mat-stain. A half inch tear, backed by tape on verso, at lower right corner. A few handling creases and a few additional inconspicuous tears and minor losses at edges of sheet, one at center right edge extending approximately 1/4 inch. Small diagonal crease in lower left corner. The verso in good condition with faint mat-stain and a small skinned spot, faintly visible on recto, at upper center. Remnants of previous hinging tape at extreme edges.
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Dimensions: image: 332 by 260 mm 13 by 10 1/4 in