The Large Woodcut Nude
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M13022
People
Henri Matisse, French (Cateau-Cambresis, France 1869 - 1954 Nice, France)
Title
The Large Woodcut Nude
Other Titles
Original Language Title: "Le Grand Bois"
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1906
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Woodcut
Dimensions
image: 47.1 x 38.3 cm (18 9/16 x 15 1/16 in.)
Provenance
[Peter H. Deitsch], sold; to Fogg Art Museum, March 22, 1955.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
D.-M. 317
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Francis H. Burr Memorial and Alpheus Hyatt Funds
Copyright
© Les Heritiers Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Object Number
M13022
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Linda C. Hults, The Print in the Western World: An Introductory History, University of Wisconsin Press (Madison, WI, 1996), p. 643, fig. 11.1

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 183, ill.

Exhibition History

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 08 Rotation 3), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/20/2008 - 02/08/2009

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 09 Rotation 3), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/13/2009 - 01/17/2010

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 10 Rotation 3), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/12/2010 - 01/15/2011

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted