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France 1869 – 1954


John Antoine NAU


Poésies Antillaises [Antilles Poetry] by John Antoine Nau 1972 Description: Portfolio containing [96] ll and [28] ll of lithographs by Henri Matisse, plus an additional suite of [12] lithographs printed in 1972 from designs drawn on stone by Matisse in 1954.

Collection Title: Poésies Antillaises [Antilles Poetry] by John Antoine Nau
Creation Notes: 1972, published
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, planographic lithography, in brown and blue inks, from multiple stories Support: velin d'Arches
Impression: 143/250
Edition: 50 examples numbered 1-50 containing a suite of 12 supplementary original lithographs; 200 examples numbered 51-250; 25 examples H.C., numbered I-XXV.
Place Published: Paris: Fernand Mourlot

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: case 40.8 h x 31.2 w x 6.0 d cm cover 38.4 h x 29.2 w cm suite 38.4 h x 29.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Duthuit,Garnaud(1988),37
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 79.76.1-58