An original color lithograph by Henri Matisse, done after a 1935 painting. The print was executed at Mourlot Frères printers in Paris under Matisse's supervision. It was published in 1939 in Verve. Founded in 1937 by Henri Matisse’s friend E. Teriade, Verve was a lavish publication on the arts. The magazine showcased original lithographs by the leading artists of the day. This print comes from an unknown edition.