Artist Henri Matisse, French, 1869-1954
Writer Henri de Montherlant, French, 1896-1972
Printer Fequet & Baudier, French, active mid 20th century
Publisher Martin Fabiani
Title
  • Pasiphae, chant de Minos
Date 1944
Medium Linoleum cuts and text printed in black ink on cream wove paper; some of the vignettes/ormanents printed in red ink
Dimensions Page: 12 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (32.7 x 25.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Drawing and Print Club Fund
Accession Number 70.842
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed In black ink on colophon, lower center: Henri Matisse
Marks Watermark: MARTIN FABIANI
Inscriptions In pencil, opposite the frontispiece: a mon très cher ami / Andre Ro(nn or nv?)eyr(e?) / henri Matisse / Vence 11 Xbre 44
(See inscriptions).
Garvey, Eleanor, The Artist and the Book