Henri MATISSEHenri de MONTHERLANTMARTIN FABIANI, ÉDITEUR, Pasiphaé, Chant de Minos (Les crétois) [Pasiphaé, Song of Minos (The Cretans)] Enlarge 1 /2
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Henri MATISSE

France 1869 – 1954

artist

Henri de MONTHERLANT

author

MARTIN FABIANI, ÉDITEUR

publisher (organisation)

Pasiphaé, Chant de Minos (Les crétois) [Pasiphaé, Song of Minos (The Cretans)] 1944
Collection Title: Pasiphaé, Chant de Minos (Les crétois) [Pasiphaé, Song of Minos (The Cretans)]
Page: 29/30/31/32
Place made: Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Creation Notes: 1944, published
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, relief letterpress, printed in black ink; linocut, printed in red ink, lattrine 'J' (page 30); linocut, printed in black ink, from one plate (page 31) Support: Japon ancien paper.
Impression: 20
Edition: 30 examples on old Japan paper with a suite of 12 plates printed on China numbered 1-30. 200 examples on vélin d'Arches with the watermark of the publisher numbered 31-230; 20 examples H.C. on vélin d'Arches marked I-XX. All books are signed by the artist.
Publisher: MARTIN FABIANI, ÉDITEUR
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1944

Dimensions: comp 24.6 h x 17.9 w cm sheet (folded) 33.0 h x 25.2 w cm sheet (open) 33.0 h x 50.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Duthuit,Garnaud(1988),10
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 80.253.1.13