Description & Technical information

"Les Toréadors", dated 1927, was realised by Picabia just a er one of his trips to Barcelona. Three men are proudly standing on the sheet, sketched by the artist thanks to a surprising economy of means, with a few black and yellow brushstrokes, enhanced by scattered touched of
green, red and white.

Date:  1922-1924
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Ink, gouache and watercolor on paper

Signed lower right: Francis Picabia

Dimensions: 52.5 x 64 cm (20⁵/₈ x 25¹/₄ inches)

Private collection, Paris.


Maria Lluïsa Borràs, Picabia, Albin Michel Editions, Paris, 1985, illustrated under the n°581 p.313.

This work will be included in the Catalogue Raisonné de l'oeuvre de Francis Picabia being prepared by the Picabia Committee. Attestation of inclusion dated June 26th 2019.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints