1869 - 1954年
Inscribed with the initials H.M. and numbered 5
Height (not including base): 9 3/4 in.
Conceived in Paris in 1903; this example cast in 1946-50 in an edition of 10.
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York
Frank Perls Gallery, Los Angeles
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York (acquired from the above in 1964)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C. (a gift from the above in 1966 and sold: Christie's, New York, November 15, 1989, lot 412)
Sale: Phillips, New York, May 11, 2000, lot 28
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Los Angeles, University of California Art Galleries; Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago & Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Henri Matisse Retrospective, 1966, no. 112, illustrated in the catalogue
New York, Museum of Modern Art; Minneapolis, Walter Art Center & Berkeley, University Art Museum, The Sculpture of Matisse, 1972, no. 37, illustrated in the catalogue
Edinburgh, City Art Center; London, Hayward Gallery & Leeds, City Art Gallery, The Sculpture of Henri Matisse, 1984, no. 36, illustrated in the catalogue
Jack Flam, Matisse: The Man and His Art, 1869-1918, London, 1986, fig. 276, illustrated p. 274
Claude Duthuit, Henri Matisse, Catalogue raisonné de l’oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 44, illustration of another cast p. 97
Claude Duthuit & Wanda de Guébriant, Henri Matisse, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1997, no. 44, illustration of another cast p. 123