Henri Matisse: [Les gouaches decoupees de la chapelle de Vence] Chasuble verte (Cahiers et Couleurs)
Price: 58.50 USD
Paris: Bernard Chauveau Editeur, 2004. Portfolio. White cover with French flaps, 5 signatures within, 6 color illus. Kept in a mylar sleeve. Text is in French. A portfolio of colorful gouaches by French artist Henri Matisse (1869-1954), with designs for green liturgical vestments (chasubles) used at the Vence Chapel on the French Riviera. 5 examples with green, black, and some gold designs are accompanied by words by Matisse. Includes a relevant Matisse quote translated into English. Nice! Uncommon. VG (May have few tiny marks as ex-art library, otherwise superb.).