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HENRI MATISSE | LE CARREFOUR DE MALABRY

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HENRI MATISSE | LE CARREFOUR DE MALABRY

HENRI MATISSE | LE CARREFOUR DE MALABRY

Estimate:

500,000

to
- 700,000 USD

Lot sold:

746,000

USD

Property from the Brooklyn Museum, Sold to Support Museum Collections

HENRI MATISSE

1869 - 1954

LE CARREFOUR DE MALABRY


Signed Henri. Matisse (lower left)

Oil on canvas

24 by 15⅛ in.

61 by 38.4 cm

Painted in 1917.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Georges Matisse.

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Please note this lot is subject to an irrevocable bid. Please note the estimate of this work has been lowered to $500,000 - 700,000.

Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (acquired from the artist on October 27, 1917)

Bernheim-Jeune, Lausanne (transferred from the above on December 31, 1919)

Carstairs Gallery, New York

Laura L. Barnes, Merion, Pennsylvania  

A bequest from the above in 1967 

Roger Fry, Henri-Matisse, London, 1935, illustrated pl. 28

Isaac Grünewald, Matisse och expressionismen, Stockholm, 1944, illustrated p. 54 

Jack Flam, Matisse, The Man and His Art, London, 1986, illustrated p. 462

Guy-Patrice & Michel Dauberville, Henri Matisse chez Bernheim-Jeune, vol. I, Paris, 1995, no. 207, illustrated p. 623 

Stephanie D'Alessandro & John Elderfield, Matisse: Radical Invention, 1913-1917 (exhibition catalogue, Art Institute of Chicago, 2010, fig. 16, illustrated in color p. 318 

Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, Summer Exhibition: The Mrs. Albert C. Barnes Bequest, 1967

Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, The Brooklyn Museum Collection: The Play of the Unmentionable an Installation by Joseph Kosuth at the Brooklyn Museum, 1990, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue 

Brisbane, Queensland Art Gallery; Canberra, National Gallery of Australia & Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria, Henri Matisse, 1995, no. 78, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, About Time: 700 Years of European Painting, 2003-06

Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Matisse e Bonnard: Viva la pittura!, 2006-07, no. 80, illustrated in the catalogue

Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, European Paintings, 2008

Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Gauguin y el viaje a lo exótico, 2012-13, no. 27, illustrated in the catalogue