LE MASQUE DE LA MORT ROUGE
signed Leonor Fini (lower right) and signed Leonor Fini and inscribed Le (lower left); signed L. Fini, dated 1987 and inscribed Le Masque rouge pour E. Poe on the stretcher
oil on paper mounted on canvas
32.5 by 25.7cm., 12 1/2 by 10 1/2 in.
Painted in 1987.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Richard Overstreet of the Leonor Fini archives and is recorded as number 0990.
Galerie Charpentier, Paris
Adriana Eller Williams (acquired from the above in 1988)
Private Collection (acquired from the above in 2013)
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2014
Edgar Allan Poe, Œuvres complètes, Nouvelles histoires extraordinaires, Monaco, 1987, vol. II, no. 6, illustrated n.p