line drawing style; seated figure with PR hand on PL thigh; hair in two buns at nape of neck

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Seated Nude, Seen from the Behind, 1913

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Matisse told his students, “One must always search for the desire of the line, where it wishes to enter and where to die away.”

Details
Title
Seated Nude, Seen from the Behind
Artist Life
1869–1954
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2000.283.1
Provenance
Edith and Norman Garmezy, Edina, MN; Garmezys acquired print from Judith L. Pillsbury, Paris, in 1987, Maurice Gobin collection (Lugt 1124b), Paris--collector's stamp, lower left corner of sheet
Catalogue Raisonne
Duthuit 412
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line drawing style; seated figure with PR hand on PL thigh; hair in two buns at nape of neck

© Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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