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Thorn Extractor

A work made of bronze.
© 2018 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

1906, cast 1953

Artist:

Henri Matisse
French, 1869–1954

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Modern Art

Artist

Henri Matisse

Title

Thorn Extractor

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Modeled 1906

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Signed and numbered at back “HM 6/10” and stamped at back, “C. VALSUANI CIRE PERDUE”

Dimensions

20.2 × 14 × 15.2 cm (7 15/16 × 5 1/2 × 6 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Ruth Stanton Family Foundation

Reference Number

2008.189

Copyright

© 2018 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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