Henri Matisse (French, Le Cateau-Cambrésis 1869–1954 Nice)

ca. 1908
Graphite on paper
12 x 9 1/8 in. (30.5 x 23.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2011 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Signature: Signed (lower right): Henri-Matisse

  • Exhibition History

    New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. ¦Drawings from the Alfred Stieglitz Collection¦, September 9-November 12, 1967 (no catalogue, typed checklist only)

    ¦Paris - New York¦. Centre national d'art et de culture Georges Pompidou, Musée national d'art moderne, Paris, June 1 - September 19, 1977. Exhibition catalogue by Pontus Hulten, et. al., pp. 248-249, illustrated p. 249

    Musée Matisse. Nov. 6, 1993-Feb. 6, 1994. ¦Matisse, Sculpture-Drawings, Dialogue¦. Fig. 52, p.64.

    Queensland, Australia: Queensland Art Gallery/Art Exhibitions Australia Limited, 29 March-16 May 1995; Canberra, Australia: National Gallery of Australia, 27 May-9 July 1995; Melbourne, Australia: National Gallery of Victoria, 19 July-3 September 1995; ¦Matisse¦, Introduction by Caroline Turner. p. 190, cat. #44 (illus. in color).

    Washington, DC: The National Gallery of Art, January 28 - April 22, 2001. ¦Alfred Stieglitz and Modern Art in America¦. plate 11, p.91, illus.

    Saint-Tropez, France: Musee de L'Annonciade, July 10-October 11, 2004,
    Henri Matisse - Fascination with the South. p.73, no. 36, illus.

    Dallas, Texas: Dallas Museum of Art, January 21-April 29, 2007; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, June 10-September 2, 2007; The Baltimore Museum of Art,
    October 7, 2007-January 13, 2008; Matisse : painter as sculptor. p. 171, cat. 60, illus. in color.

  • References

    Greenough, Sarah, et. al. Modern Art and America: Alfred Stieglitz and His New York Galleries. National Gallery of Art, 2000. Cat. no. 11, p. 91, ill. in color.