Henri Matisse - Visages 1946

Henri Matisse

1869-1954

Visage IV (Lumière rousse)


Visage IV (Lumière rousse) by Henri Matisse

 

Lithograph1946303x222mm[sheet 334x255mm]

Reference: Duthuit 11

 

One of fourteen lithographs in the series Visages, drawn on stone by Matisse, printed by Mourlot Frères and published in an edition of 250 in 1946. Each image accompanied a poem by Pierre Reverdy, the title of which is shown in parentheses above. Printed in sanguine ink on heavy cream wove paper. No signed impressions were issued; on the completion of the edition the stones were destroyed.

 

£1750