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MATISSE, Henri

Le Cateau-Cambrésis, Nord 1869 - Nice, Alpes-Maritimes 1954

Maker: Costenoble

Nu couché I (Aurore)

Reclining Nude I (Aurore)

1907, cast executed c. 1912

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 13 1116 x 19 34 x 11 in.

signature, undated, base, rear left: Henri Matisse
foundry mark, base: F. Costenoble Fondeur, Paris
edition notation, base, rear left: 4/10

Acc. No.: RCA1945:3

Credit Line: Room of Contemporary Art Fund, 1945

Photo credit: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY


Provenance

  • New York, Buchholz Gallery
  • 1945, June 22, sold to the Albright Art Gallery, Room of Contemporary Art Fund

Bibliography

  • 1997 Duthuit n° 30 épreuve n° 4
    Claude Duthuit, avec la collaboration de Wanda de Guébriant, Henri Matisse: Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre sculpté, préface d'Yve-Alain Bois, Paris, 1997, p. 74-77, n° 30, épreuve n° 4
  • Museum's website, August 16, 2013

Related works

  • Edition 4/10.