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Henri Matisse. Interior with a Violin Case. Nice, winter 1918-19
Henri Matisse

Interior with a Violin Case

Nice, winter 1918-19
Not on view
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
28 3/4 x 23 5/8" (73 x 60 cm)
Credit
Lillie P. Bliss Collection
Object number
86.1934
Copyright
© 2015 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance information
The artist. Until March 20, 1919
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris. Acquired from the artist, March 20, 1919 – April 1, 1927
L’Art Moderne. Purchased from Bernheim-Jeune, April 1, 1927
Etienne Bignou, Paris
Alexander Reid & Lefevre, London. 1927
Kraushaar Gallery, New York. 1927
Lillie P. Bliss (1864-1931), New York. Purchased in 1927 – bequeathed to MoMA upon her death, in 1931
Lillie P. Bliss Estate, New York. 1931 - 1934
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Lillie P. Bliss Collection, 1934
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. 1947
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Repurchased with Lillie P. Bliss Bequest funds, 1952

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