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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Couple et Enfant

Auction:
2635B
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$5,700$4,750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2635B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 01, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Couple et Enfant from LYSISTRATA, 1934, edition of 150 (Bloch, 268). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.l., numbered "150/141" in pencil l.r. Etching on wove paper, plate size 8 1/8 x 5 3/8 in. (20.5 x 13.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 2 3/4 inches or more, several pinpoint fox marks, subtle handling marks and creases. No further condition issues to report.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

The sheet measures 15 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches. There are subtle handling creases just visible in raking light. There are subtle soiling and several pinpoint fox marks.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Pablo Picasso, Cubism, School of Paris, Spanish people

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