La devideuse picarde (La mere masse dans son interieur a Bohain)
Artwork: La devideuse picarde (La mere masse dans son interieur a Bohain)
Size: 54.8 x 46 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1903
Marks: Signed 'Henri Matisse' (lower left); signed 'Matisse' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Auguste Matisse (the brother of the artist); Daric Nielson, Paris; sale, Sotheby's, London, 7 July 1971, lot 16; Waddington Galleries, London, acquired at the previous sale; Private collection, United Kingdom, probably acquired from the previous in 1970s and thence by descent; sale, Sotheby's, London, 6 February 2014, lot 481; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owners
Exhibition history: Paris, Salon d'Automne, 1903, no. 386; Paris, Galerie Vollard, Exposition des Oeuvres du Peintre Henri Matisse, June 1904, no. 45, n.p.; Paris, Grand Palais, Henri Matisse, Exposition du Centenaire, April - September 1970, no. 50, p. 67 (illustrated p. 137); Copenhagen, Statens Museum for Kunst, Matisse, En retrospectiv udstilling, October - November 1970, no. 12 (illustrated n.p.)

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 510