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Pasiphae (Duthuit Book 38 And 38Bis)

Henri Matisse-Pasiphae (Duthuit Book 38 And 38Bis)-1944

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Pasiphae (Duthuit Book 38 And 38Bis)
Size:
sheets: 32.5 x 25; overall: 35 x 27 x 9.8 cm
Edition Size :
100
Medium :
The complete book, comprising 87 sheets with linoleum cuts in two volumes, five printed in red, with three additional linoleum cuts printed in blue on the paper wrappers, on bfk rives wove paper
Creation Year:
1944
Category :
Print-Multiple

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2017-10-24
Lot Number :
171
Low Estimate :
$7,000[+114%]*
High Estimate :
$10,000[+50%]*
Hammer Price :
$15,000
Sold For :
$18,750*
Notes :
A posthumous edition printed in 1981, numbered 40 on the justification page and each sheet numbered 40/100 in pencil, loose (as issued), with excerpts from h. de montherlant's text of the same name and a preface by dominique bozo, printed by fequet et baudier, paris, with the blindstamp of the publisher, the estate of the artist, paris, contained in the original paper wrappers, paper-covered boards and slipcase (90 prints)