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The Three Gourds (Les trois coloquintes)

1916
Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lieberman, no. 79

Dimensions

Platemark : 12.7 x 18.0 cm (5 x 7 1/16 in.) Sheet: 28.1 x 36.6 cm (11 1/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.245

Medium or Technique

Monotype in black ink with chine collé on thick wove paper (machine made)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: Monotype/ Henri Matisse (not in artist's hand); verso: thumbprint in black ink (collector's mark?)

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: on u. r. of backing paper: "A. Lepage Aine Tochon-Le ... " Less distinct watermark along bottom edge, in reverse: "A. Lepage Aine, Tochon-Lepage Succ r"

Provenance

E. Weyhe, New York (?). 1990, sold by Libby Howie, Ltd., London, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 23, 1990)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

Copyright

© 2011 Succession H. Matisse, Paris / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.