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Pablo Picasso
SPANISH, 1881 - 1973
NU COUCHÉ (RECLINING NUDE)
signed Picasso, numbered V and dated 14.7.72. (upper left)
pencil on paper
13.6 by 20.3cm., 5 1/8 by 8in.
Drawn on 14th of July in 1972.
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Provenance

Private Collection, Italy (sale: Sotheby's London, 24th June 2014, 316)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Picasso, 1972, no. 134, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Literature

Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Œuvres de 1971-1972, Paris, 1978, vol. 33, no. 466, illustrated pl. 161
The Picasso Project, ed., Picasso’s Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculptures, The Final years, 1970-1973, San Francisco, 2002, no. 72-204, illustrated p. 332

Erotic: Passion & Desire

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