Henri MATISSE - Virgin and Child on Starry Background

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Type of Artwork Multiple
Title Virgin and Child on Starry Background
Year 1950
Category Print-Multiple
Medium Lithograph
Number and/or edition 100
Signature Hand signed
Size of the artwork
19.69 x 14.57 in
50 x 37 cm
Certificate issued by Gilden's Art Gallery
Invoice issued by Gilden's Art Gallery
Catalogue raisonné reference Duthuit 647
Condition good condition
Observations

This original lithograph is hand signed in pencil by the artist "H. Matisse" at the lower right margin. The work is also hand numbered in pencil from the eight artist’s proofs, at the lower right margin. It is also dedicated in pencil “a FMourlot” [to Fernand Mourlot], the printer.This lithograph was printed in a limited edition of 100 signed and numbered impressions. The paper bears the Rives watermark along the lower margin.
Note: This subject was created for the inauguration of the Chapelle du Rosaire de Vence, more often known as the ‘Matisse chapel’ in Vence. It was published in a limited edition of 100 impressions to mark the completion of Matisse’s design and decoration of the chapel. Other impressions of this subject can be found in the collectiosn of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, Bibliothèque littéraire Jacques-Doucet, Paris and the Bibliothèque nationale de Paris.

Ad # 1984480
Price
17,000 $ (15,168 €)
17,000 $
17,000 $ (13,701 £)

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