French, 1869-1954 Goldfish and Sculpture (Le Poissons), 1911 oil, 45 3/4 x 39 3/8.
Elsewhere called Les Poissons Rouges.
Also exhibited in Chicago and Boston.
Provenance: Hans Purrmann; Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney.
Last known collection (1988): The Museum of Modern Art; Gift of Mr.
John Hay Whitney.
Image from Pierre Schneider. Matisse. New York: Rizzoli, 1984 (253).