Henry Henri Matisse LIMITED EDITION lithograph PRINT ‘themes and variations’Malta - Collection Only
Henry Henri Matisse LIMITED EDITION lithograph PRINT ‘ themes and variations’ series I variation 15. A framed limited edition printed print [ un-numbered / unsigned ] lithograph , a copy of the original by by Henri Matisse .The original drawing was recently sold by Sothebys , lot 163 [ 15 November 2017 • New York.] The lithograph /print is trimmed paper .Female study ; Dessins ‘themes and variations’ ; Theme ‘series I ‘ variation 15 lithograph on velin paper , signed in the plate dated ‘ 42 , publisher Martin Fabiani. Printer Fequet et Baudier. from the limited edition of 950, an un-numbered lithograph from the limited edition of 950. The print has clear black ink upon a sheet of paper with a small edge crease , probably caused by storage or the manufacturing process. The sheet has discolouration and has developed yellowing and a pinkiness especially around the edges. This appears consistent with other Matisse limited edition prints from the same suite/era .