Lot 133: Une Fête En Cimmérie, with 31 original lithographs by Henri Matisse.
October 27, 2016
Reston, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Une Fête En Cimmérie, with 31 original lithographs by Henri Matisse. Duthuit, Georges. Paris: Teriade, 1963. 78 pp Illustrated with 31 lithographs by Matisse on different formats of which one in the front cover, 16 hors-text, 14 in a suite numbered in verso. 4to, loose as issued, housed in original pictorial wrapper, and original black chemise with matching slipcase. One of 120 copies on Velin de Rivers. Matisse's inspiration for these illustrations was drawn from photographs and Eskimo masks.
Condition Report: Very good condition. Complete condition report on request as well extra pictures.
Artist or Maker: Henri Matisse