Torch of Hope, UNNY040L, 1981, UNICEF
Title

Torch of Hope

Gift ID: 
040L

This collage was made by the great modern French Artist, Pierre Matisse (1869-1954) towards the end of his life. The collage made of yellow, blue and black paper; with graphite, measures 8 by 10 inches.  It was donated by the Artist for a UNICEF greeting card.  This is one of two works by the Artist at the United Nations, the other work, a tapestry, was a gift of France in 1981.

Location (Building): 
Secretariat (S)
38th Floor
Donor Country: 
Others
Artist or Maker: 
Matisse, Henri
Dimensions: 
8 x 10 in.
Medium: 
painting
Categories: 
Painting