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Destiny, from Jazz

A work made of color pochoir with gouache on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of color pochoir with gouache on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1947

Artist:

Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954)
printed by Edmond Vairel (French, 20th century)
published by Tériade for Éditions Verve (French, 1943–1975)

About this artwork

Destiny is actually the 16th image in the book and does not continue the circus them. The same purple is used on both sides of the image, but the color gives off a different feel due to its surrounding contrasting colors.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henri Matisse

Title

Destiny, from Jazz

Origin

France

Date

Copyrighted 1947

Medium

Color pochoir with gouache on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

426 × 328 mm (sheet, folded); 426 × 655 mm (sheet, unfolded)

Credit Line

Simeon B. Williams Fund

Reference Number

1948.80.19

Extended information about this artwork

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