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An image of Virgin and child by Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse

(France 31 Dec 1869 – 03 Nov 1954)

Title
Virgin and child
Other titles:
Virgin and child on a background of flowers and stars
Alternative title:
Vierge et Enfant sur fond de fleurs et d'etoiles
Year
1950-1951
Media category
Print
Materials used
lithograph
Edition
117/200
Dimensions

32.3 x 25.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. sheet 3, pencil "Matisse". Dated l.r. original mount "1950/51 ...".
Credit
Gift of the Contemporary Art Society Tate Gallery London 1953
Accession number
8743
Copyright
© Henri Matisse/Succession H. Matisse. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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

Caroline Turner and Roger Benjamin (Editors), Matisse, Brisbane, 1995, 252, 285 [illus.]. cat.no. 258

Dennis Colsey, Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 41

Exhibition history (4)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1953, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Mar 1954–04 Apr 1954

Hand and eye - a survey of artists' materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Various venues, 1970–1970

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

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