Anemones and Peach Blossoms, 1944

  • Henri Matisse, French, 1869-1954

Oil on canvas

  • Unframed: 21 3/4 × 25 1/2 in. (55.2 × 64.8 cm)
  • 31 1/8 × 35 1/2 × 3 3/4 in. (79.1 × 90.2 × 9.5 cm)

Gift of the Josephine F. Ford Estate

2005.62

On View

  • Modern N200

Department

European Modern Art to 1950

  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Flowers (plants)
  • Still life
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Vase

Signed and dated, upper right corner, scratched into paint: H. Matisse '44

(Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, New York, USA)

January 2, 1952, acquired by Josephine Ford [1923-2005] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA)

2005-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Henri Matisse, Anemones and Peach Blossoms, 1944, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Josephine F. Ford Estate, 2005.62.