Portraits by Henri Matisse(189 views)
Description: FIRST EDITION, one of only 500 copies, of the English-language issue of Matisse's Portraits. (There were 2350 copies printed of the much more common French-language issue.) Lavishly illustrated with original lithograph (as frontispiece), 60 black and white portraits, and 33 mounted color plates. With introduction by Matisse. Monte-Carlo: Andre Sauret, 1955. Quarto, original wrappers designed by Matisse; original glassine; original slipcase and chemise. Mild wear to slipcase and chemise. Book in nearly mint condition. A beautiful, fine copy.
Artist or Maker: MATISSE, HENRI