Henri Matisse (December 31, 1869 – November 3, 1954) French painter, sculptor, draftsman, and printmaker, was known for his use of color and original draftsmanship in a career that spanned over 50 years. Recognized as a leading figure in modern art, Matisse, along with Picasso, defined and influenced contemporary art in the 20th century.

Lithograph on Arches wove paper, 15” x 11″ Maeght Editeur, Paris, DLM No. 46-47 1952 

“Derriere Le Miroir” or “Behind The Mirror”, frequently referred to as “DLM”, is a French art periodical founded, edited, and published by Aime Maeght along with his wife Marguerite Maeght. “DLM” was consistently in print from October 1946 to the last issue No. 253 in June 1982.