Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Medina: Houses and Flowered Trellis I

Artist:
Henri Matisse (French, Le Cateau-Cambrésis 1869–1954 Nice)
Date:
1912–13
Medium:
Pen and ink and colored pencil on paper
Dimensions:
9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (25.1 x 20 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Pierre and Maria-Gaetana Matisse Collection, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.456.39
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower left, in pencil): HM
the artist (1912/13–d. 1954; his estate, from 1955; probably ca. 1959 to P. Matisse); Pierre Matisse, New York (probably ca. 1959–d. 1989); his widow, Maria-Gaetana Matisse, née von Spreti, New York (1989–d. 2001); Pierre and Maria-Gaetana Matisse Foundation (2002; gift to MMA)

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Matisse in Morocco: The Paintings and Drawings, 1912-1913," March 18–June 3, 1990, no. 58.

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Matisse in Morocco: The Paintings and Drawings, 1912-1913," June 20–September 4, 1990, no. 58.

Moscow. State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. "Matisse in Morocco: The Paintings and Drawings, 1912-1913," September 28–November 20, 1990, no. 58.

Leningrad. State Hermitage Museum. "Matisse in Morocco: The Paintings and Drawings, 1912-1913," December 15, 1990–February 15, 1991, no. 58.

Paris. Institut du Monde Arabe. "Le Maroc de Matisse," October 19, 1999–January 30, 2000, no. 32.

Rome. Scuderie del Quirinale. "Matisse Arabesque," March 4–June 21, 2015, no. 10.

Jack Cowart et al. Matisse au Maroc: Peintures et dessins, 1912-1913. Paris, 1999, pp. 127–28, 174, no. 58, ill.

Magdalena Dabrowski in The American Matisse: The Dealer, His Artists, His Collection. The Pierre and Maria-Gaetana Matisse Collection. New York, 2009, pp. 92–93, 160, ill. (color).



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