Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)
Danseuse endormie au Divan from Dix Danseuses, ca. 1925-1926; Lithograph on Japan paper (framed); Signed and noted Essai (test before the edition of 130); 11" x 17 3/4" (sight); Publisher: Galerie d'Art Contemporain, Paris; Literature: Duthuit 485; Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., New York, November 13, 1979, lot 299; The Gary and Helen Kalpakjian Collection
Sale Price: $7,500
Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
Signed and noted "essai" in pencil lower left recto. Sheet: 12 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches. Overall good condition. Sheet is slightly rippled at edges. Affixed to backing board via two tape pieces at upper corners verso. There are two other tape remnants at upper corners verso as well. Faint mat burn. No other issues noted.