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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Homme allongé, avec deux femmes, évoquant les rapports d'un vieux clown et d'une jeune fille

Auction:
2877B
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2877B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Homme allongé, avec deux femmes, évoquant les rapports d'un vieux clown et d'une jeune fille, 1968, plate 18 from La Série 347, edition of 50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (Bloch, 1498). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r., numbered "32/50" in pencil l.l., dated "6.4.68.II" within the plate. Etching and aquatint on wove paper, plate size 14 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (37.7 x 27.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Full margins with deckled edges, gently light-struck, pencil annotations to lower margin and verso, hinged with glassine tape along upper edge on verso, minor soiling to verso.

Provenance: A Massachusetts estate.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Sheet measures 21 3/4 x 16 7/8 inches. No additional issues to report.


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Keywords

Louise Leiris, Michel Leiris, Modern painters, Pablo Picasso, School of Paris, Verso, Paris

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