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An image of Persian woman (return from Tahiti) by Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse

(France 31 Dec 1869 – 03 Nov 1954)

Title
Persian woman (return from Tahiti)
Alternative title:
Persane (Retour de Tahiti)
Year
1930
Media category
Print
Materials used
lithograph on cream paper
Edition
14/75. From an edition of 75 plus 3 trial proofs and 10 artist's proofs
Dimensions

57.4 x 38.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. sheet, pencil ".../Henri - Matisse". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1976
Accession number
223.1976
Copyright
© Succession H Matisse. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Location
Modern gallery
Bibliography (4)

Marguerite Duthuit-Matisse and Claude Duthuit, Henri Matisse, catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre grave, 1983, Vol 2, p 114, no 522, illus p 115. no 522 / Pl. 124

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994, np. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis', Look: 1953-2003 celebrating 50 years, 'European works on paper', p 56, Sydney, May 2003, p 56, illus p 56.

David Tunny, Look, 'Benefactors fill funding gap for gallery', pp 22–23, Heidelberg, May 1996, p 22, illus p 22.

Exhibition history (2)

Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Jul 1994–25 Sep 1994

Matisse and the moderns, 25 Apr 2015–25 Oct 2015