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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

Pablo Picasso
PALETTE ET TÊTE DE TAUREAU
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

Pablo Picasso
PALETTE ET TÊTE DE TAUREAU
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Details & Cataloguing

Art Impressionniste & Moderne

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Pablo Picasso
1881 - 1973
PALETTE ET TÊTE DE TAUREAU
dated 10.12.38 on the stretcher
oil and ink on canvas
73.5 by 92.1 cm ; 28 7/8 by 36 1/4 in.
Painted on 10th December 1938.
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The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Claude Picasso.

Please note that this work has been the object of a loan request for the exhibition Picasso's Studio which will take place at the Fondaciòn Mapfre in Madrid from 28th January to the 4th May 2014.

We are very grateful to Evelyne Ferlay for her indispensible collaboration.

Provenance

The Artist's Estate

Exhibited

Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria & Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Picasso, 1984, no. 115
Miami, Center for the Fine Arts, Picasso at Work at Home, Selections from the Marina Picasso Collection, 1985-86, no. 78
Japon, Association des Musées d'Art Yomiuri Shimbun Sha, Exposition Pablo Picasso : Collection Marina Picasso, 1986-1987, no. PM-14
Croydon, Croydon Clock Tower, A Picasso Bestiary, 1995, n.n.
Hartford (CT), Wadsworth Atheneum, Picasso, The Artist's Studio, 2001, no. 34
Paris, Musée Picasso, Picasso, Sous le soleil de Mithra, 2001-02, n.n.
Valence, Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, El fuego bajo las cenizas (de Picasso à Basquiat), 2005, n.n.
Münster, Graphikmuseum Pablo Picasso, Picasso : im Atelier des Künstlers, 2011, n.n.

Literature

David Douglas Duncan, Picasso's Picassos, The Treasures of La Californie, London, 1961, illustrated p. 236
Picasso & les choses, les natures mortes (exhibition catalogue), Cleveland (PA) & Paris, 1992, illustrated fig. 101b, p. 256 (titled Tête de taureau, palette et pinceaux sur une table)
Neil Cox & Deborah Povey, A Picasso Bestiary, London, 1995, illustrated pp. 28 (detail) & 47
Michael Fitzgerald, Picasso, The Artist's Studio, New Haven & London, 2001, pp. 138 & 140, illustrated p. 141

Art Impressionniste & Moderne

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Paris