This original lithograph is signed on the stone with the artist’s monogram lower center. It is a fine impression of the definitive state, as published in the review Verve, vol. IV, no. 13 "De la Couleur", by Efstratios Tériade, Éditions de la revue Verve, Paris, 1945. Catalogue raisonné reference: Claude Duthuit, Henri Matisse: Catalogue raisonné des ouvrages illustrés, Paris, 1988, pg. 363, no. 74 (ill.). This work is part of a carefully curated selection by noted fine art expert Jennifer McCloskey, who was formerly affiliated with Doyle Gallery in New York and is now based in San Francisco. If you have questions about any of the works in this selection, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.