Henri Matisse - Jeune Femme, voile sur la tete


Original Drypoint Etching,1929, Chine Apl;lique paper, supported on Arches paper, signed by the artist in pencil, with full margins


Henri Matisse, Catalogue Raisonne de l’oeuvre grave, Claude Duthuit, number 162

Size: 15.6 x 12.5 cms (Plate size) 38 x 28 cms (Paper size)

Edition: 25. There were also 2 trial proofs and 1 artists proof.

Note: This simple portrait with minimal lines shows the genius of Matisse who captures the emotio0n and “feel” of personality in such simple form

Exhibitions: Friborg, 1982, No 142

Public Collections:

Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France

MOMA, New York

Los Angeles, University of California