Nu Sur Fond Rouge
Artwork: Nu Sur Fond Rouge
Size: 55.5 x 33.6 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1922
Marks: Signed 'henri.matisse' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, by whom acquired directly from the artist on 11 January 1923; M. Monteux, Paris, by whom acquired from the previous on 3 March 1923 (FFr 8,000); Sir Valentine Abdy, Paris; Raoul Darval, France; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 3 May 1973, lot 108; Galerie Internationale, Geneva, by whom acquired from the previous, until at least 1981; Max Lahyani, Geneva, by whom acquired circa1985; Galerie Marica, Tokyo, by 1991; Ginza Hagiwara, Japan; Michael Cohen Gallery, New York; Private collection, United States, by whom acquired from the previous; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 November 2007, lot 51; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Tokyo, National Museum of Modern Art,Matisse, March - May 1981, no. 63 (illustrated; dated '1923' and titled 'Odalisque nue, debout'); this exhibition later travelled to Kyoto, National Museum of Modern Art, May - July 1981

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-27
Lot Number: 18