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Henri Matisse. Woman on a High Stool (Germaine Raynal). Paris, quai Saint-Michel, early 1914

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Woman on a High Stool (Germaine Raynal)

Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954)

Paris, quai Saint-Michel, early 1914. Oil on canvas, 57 7/8 x 37 5/8" (147 x 95.5 cm). Gift and bequest of Florene M. Schoenborn and Samuel A. Marx

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Reserved for Sergei Shchukin, 1914, but never delivered to Moscow because of outbreak of WWI
The artist, 1914 - 1954
Artist's estate / Madame Amélie Matisse, 1954 - 1958
Purchased from Amélie Matisse through Contemporary Art Establishment, Vaduz, Liechtenstein / Heinz Berggruen, Zurich, by Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Marx, Chicago; then Florene May Schoenborn (Samuel A. Marx's widow, later Mrs. Wolfgang Schoenborn). March 1958 (promised gift to MoMA in 1958) - 1964
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift and bequest of Florene M. Schoenborn and Samuel A. Marx, 1964

[Femme au tabouret (Germaine Raynal)]

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