1946 Matisse First Edition Lithograph Blue Odalisque
A framed offset lithograph print, after painting "Blue Odalisque" (Blue Harmony, 1937) by Henri Matisse. Print is from a rare First Limited Edition of the artist folio, published by Editions Du Chêne in Paris, France in 1946.
Information regarding the original artwork, in French, will be found on the back of each frame.
Overall 15.75"W x 12.25"H
About the Printing House:
Editions du Chêne is the printing house established in Paris in 1941 at 16 place Vendôme. The Chêne specialised itself by the edition of art books and literature. The Editions du Chêne would become a branch of the Hachette group in 1951. The edition of art books would then adopt pride of place.