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Henri Matisse

Jazz (Duthuit Books 22 bis)

Estimate:

400,000

to
- 600,000 USD

The Collection of Sandra Moss

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse

Jazz (Duthuit Books 22 bis)

Jazz (Duthuit Books 22 bis)

Estimate:

400,000

to
- 600,000 USD

Lot sold:

441,000

USD

The Collection of Sandra Moss

Henri Matisse

1869 - 1954

Jazz (Duthuit Books 22 bis)


The portfolio, comprising 20 pochoirs printed in colors, 1947, proofs aside from the edition of 100 (there is also a folded edition of 250), on Arches wove paper, published by Tériade, Paris, framed (20 prints)

sheets approx.: 420 by 650 mm 16½ by 25½ in

each framed: 602 by 838 mm 23¾ by 33 in

The prints are in good condition. The sheets with pale, slightly uneven discoloration and some minor foxing. Most with an occasional inconspicuous scuff or soft handling crease.


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This present lot is presumably a printer's proof set and was never accompanied by the title page, justification, table of contents or the portfolio cover. Of the vertical images, one of the five (plate 13, L’aveleur de sabres) includes the facsimile text on half the sheet and on the verso, customarily seen only in the folded edition.