Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)
Fumeur. V, 1964, edition of 50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1965 (Bloch 1176; Baer 1176Bb). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r., numbered "5/50" in pencil l.l., dated within the plate. Aquatint on laid Richard de Bas paper with watermarks, plate size 16 3/8 x 12 3/8 in. (41.5 x 31.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins over 1 3/4 inches with deckled edges, toning, pencil annotations to verso.
The sheet measures 22 3/8 x 16 1/4 in. It is hinged near the upper corners with paper hinges.
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