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Colophon, from Jazz

A work made of letterpress in black on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of letterpress in black on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1947

Artist:

Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954)
printed by Draeger Frères (French, 1886–1980)
published by Tériade for Éditions Verve (French, 1943–1975)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henri Matisse

Title

Colophon, from Jazz

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Copyrighted 1947

Medium

Letterpress in black on ivory wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto lower right, below colophon, in graphite: “H. Matisse”

Dimensions

Sheet, folded: 42.2 × 32.7 cm (16 5/8 × 12 7/8 in.); Sheet, unfolded: 42.2 × 65.2 cm (16 5/8 × 25 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Simeon B. Williams Fund

Reference Number

1948.80.26

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