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Title

Persian woman (return from Tahiti)

1930


Artist

Henri Matisse

France

31 Dec 1869 - 03 Nov 1954


Details


Alternative title

Persane (Retour de Tahiti)


Date

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


Artist information

Henri Matisse

Works in the collection

30


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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.