Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Jeune courtisane avec un gentilhomme, un sculpteur et un vieillard alléché
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- American & European Works of Art - 3100B
- Date / Time :
- May 11, 2018 10:00AM
Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)
Jeune courtisane avec un gentilhomme, un sculpteur et un vieillard alléché, plate 185 from 347 Gravures, 1968, edition of 50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (Bloch, 1665; Baer et al., 1681Bb1). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r., numbered "22/50" in pencil l.l., dated "25.6.68 III" (in reverse) within the plate, identified on a fragmentary label from Pucker/Safrai Gallery, Boston, affixed to the backing. Etching on Rives paper with watermark, plate size 4 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. (12.4 x 8.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, gentle light-toning, pencil annotations to verso.
The sheet measures 12 7/8 x 10 in., very minor thinning to lower corners, verso, presumably from the removal of old hinges.
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