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THE COLLECTION OF ALEX & ELISABETH LEWYT

Henri Matisse
UNE LETTRE ILLUSTRÉE AUX FLEURS
Estimation
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Lot. Vendu 87,500 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
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THE COLLECTION OF ALEX & ELISABETH LEWYT

Henri Matisse
UNE LETTRE ILLUSTRÉE AUX FLEURS
Estimation
30 00040 000
Lot. Vendu 87,500 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
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Henri Matisse
1869 - 1954
UNE LETTRE ILLUSTRÉE AUX FLEURS
Extensively inscribed, signed H. Matisse and dated Nice, 2 Avril 1950 (lower center)
Colored crayon and pen and ink on paper
8 5/8 by 17 1/4 in.
21.9 by 43.8 cm
Executed on April 2, 1950.
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The authenticity of this letter has kindly been confirmed by Mme. Wanda de Guébriant, who believes it was written to the daughter of Henriette.

Provenance

Mrs. John Allen
Harold Kaye, London
Brook Street Gallery, London
Sale: Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, October 22-23, 1975, lot 223
Acquired at the above sale

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