Le Guitariste Debout
Artwork: Le Guitariste Debout
Size: 55.2 x 46.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1903
Marks: Signed 'Henri Matisse' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired from the artist, by 1904; placed in storage by Erich Chlomovich at the Societe Generale, Paris, 1940-1979); Restituted to the heirs of Ambroise Vollard (1998); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1999
Exhibition history: (Probably) Grandes serres de la Ville de Paris, 19e exposition de la societe des artistes independants, March-April 1903, no. 1667; (Probably) Paris, Galerie Vollard, Exposition Matisse, January 1904, no. 30; Paris, Grand Palais des Champs-Elysees, Societe du Salon d'Automne, October-November 1904, p. 59, no. 609 or 610; London, Royal Academy of Arts and New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Matisse, His Art and His Textiles, March-September 2005, pp. 85 and 180, no. 6 (illustrated in color, p. 85); New York, Eykyn Maclean, Matisse and the Model, October-December 2011, pp. 66 and 77, no. 46 (illustrated in color, p. 67); New York, Hammer Galleries, Matisse & Picasso, November 2015-February 2016, p. 12 (illustrated in color, p. 13)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 24A
Low Estimate: $3000000
High Estimate: $5000000
Hammer Price: Not Sold