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Henri Matisse Femmes et Singes 1958 Original Abstract Lithograph Verve Rare

£280.00 £195.00

Henri Matisse stunning Rare Original Modernism Abstract lithograph after gouache decoupee, titled; ‘Femmes et Singes’, limited edition, published by Editions de la Revue Verve, Teriade, Paris, Verve 35-36, 1958. Printed Mourlot, Paris. Stunning example of Matisse’s “The Last Works”.
Impressive wide image, stapled holes to single fold as issued, extremely good condition, vibrant colour, direct from private collection.
Highly collectable investment vintage piece that will only increase in value. Gallery RRP £750+ – $1000+, Online Prices £450+ – $600+.

Size:   Image: 53 x 35.5 cm.    Sent in postal tube.

Delivery:  Same day Dispatch, Express delivery available.
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Priced below retail, just above trade, with offline personal service

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Femmes et Singes
“Femmes et Singes” (1952) was inspired by Matisse’s trip to a favorite pool in Cannes on an especially scorching summer day. Upon returning to his Nice home, he announced: “I will make myself my own pool.” After his assistant ringed his burlap-lined dining room in a band of white paper (the artist was in a wheelchair by this time), Matisse dissected paper painted blue into the fragmented silhouettes of swimmers, divers, and stars. The figures were pinned onto the wall until his death in 1954.