Description & Technical information

Date:  1919
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Pencil on paper

Signed lower right : Picasso
Certificate of authenticity issued by Mr. Claude Ruiz-Picasso dated September 5th 2018.

Dimensions: 35.5 x 24.5 cm (14 x 9⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: Ladislas Segy, Paris/New York.
Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York.Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, December 10-11, 1947, n°7.
Private collection, acquired by the family of the owner at the above sale.
Sale, Sotheby's New York, May 11th, 1988, n°153.
Private collection.

Literature: Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Oeuvres de 1917 à 1919, Vol. III, Paris, 1949, illustrated under the n°275, p.94.
The Picasso Project, Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings & Sculpture: From Cubism to Neoclassicism, 1917-1919, Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, San Francisco, 1995, illustrated under the n°19-006, p.169.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints