Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Study for "Young Sailor"

Artist:
Henri Matisse (French, Le Cateau-Cambrésis 1869–1954 Nice)
Date:
1906
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (21 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998
Accession Number:
1999.363.40
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Marking: Stamped (lower left): HM.
the artist (1906–d. 1954; his estate, 1954–55); his widow, Amélie Matisse (1955–d. 1958; her estate, 1958–60); their son, Pierre Matisse, New York (1960–ca. 1980/81; gift in the early 1980s to Gelman); Jacques and Natasha Gelman, Mexico City and New York (ca. 1980/81–his d. 1986); Natasha Gelman, Mexico City and New York (1986–d. 1998; her bequest to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Twentieth-Century Modern Masters: The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection," December 12, 1989–April 1, 1990, unnumbered cat. (p. 87).

London. Royal Academy of Arts. "Twentieth-Century Modern Masters: The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection," April 19–July 15, 1990, unnumbered cat.

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Henri Matisse: A Retrospective," September 24, 1992–January 12, 1993, extended to January 19, 1993, not in catalogue.

Martigny. Fondation Pierre Gianadda. "De Matisse à Picasso: Collection Jacques et Natasha Gelman," June 18–November 1, 1994, unnumbered cat. (p. 111).

Vienna. Albertina. "Matisse and the Fauves," September 20, 2013–January 12, 2014, no. 120.

Sabine Rewald in Twentieth-Century Modern Masters: The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection. Ed. William S. Lieberman. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pp. 86–87, 303, ill. (color and bw).

Pierre Schneider. Matisse. Rev. ed. (English ed., 1984). Paris, 2002, ill. p. 236, as "Study for 'Young Sailor II'".

Rebecca Rabinow and Isabelle Duvernois in Matisse: In Search of True Painting. Ed. Dorthe Aagesen and Rebecca Rabinow. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2012, pp. 37, 184 n. 8, fig. 22 (color).

Rebecca Rabinow in Matisse. Paires et séries. Exh. cat., Centre Pompidou. Paris, 2012, pp. 39, 43 n. 4, fig. 2 (color).



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