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Figure Asleep on Mashrabiya Background

A work made of etching with plate tone and traces of foul bite, in black, on gray wove paper, laid down on ivory wove paper (chine collé).
© 2018 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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  • A work made of etching with plate tone and traces of foul bite, in black, on gray wove paper, laid down on ivory wove paper (chine collé).

Date:

1929

Artist:

Henri Matisse
French, 1869-1954

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henri Matisse

Title

Figure Asleep on Mashrabiya Background

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1929

Medium

Etching with plate tone and traces of foul bite, in black, on gray wove paper, laid down on ivory wove paper (chine collé)

Dimensions

Image/primary support: 24.5 × 17.3 cm (9 11/16 × 6 13/16 in.); Plate: 25 × 17.8 cm (9 7/8 × 7 1/16 in.); Secondary support: 38 × 28.5 cm (15 × 11 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Albert Roullier Memorial Collection

Reference Number

Obj: 6605

Copyright

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

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