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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil, 1968, from Séries 347, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1969, edition of 50 (Bloch, 1786; Baer et al., 1803 Bb1). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r., numbered "47/50" in pencil l.l., dated "2.9.68 II" (reversed) in the plate. Etching on Rives paper with watermark, plate size 5 7/8 x 8 1/8 in. (14.8 x 20.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, pale mat burn, handling crease to image at left edge, masking tape and/or residue to edges on verso, pencil annotations to verso.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Pablo Picasso, Louise Leiris, Paris, BB1, Culture, Ethnographers, Michel Leiris, Pencil, Writers, Writing

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