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

Alvin L. Clark, Jr., Harvard Art Museum/ Handbook, ed. Stephan Wolohojian, 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