HENRI MATISSE | JEUNE FEMME AU CORSAGE FLEURI (DUTHUIT 259)
1869 - 1954
JEUNE FEMME AU CORSAGE FLEURI (DUTHUIT 259)
Drypoint, 1937, signed in pencil and numbered 3/6, on chine appliqué with an Arches wove support, framed
plate: 356 by 278 mm 14 by 10⅞ in
sheet: 435 by 330 mm 17⅛ by 13 in
With full margins, the print is in good condition apart from minor soiling and discoloration in the margins and on verso. (Extremely faint mottled discoloration throughout, visible only when light passes through the sheet.)
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Ex coll. Henri Marie Petiet, and with his inkstamp on the verso (L. 5031)