1881 - 1973年
MAIN AVEC MANCHE
Numbered 10/10 and stamped with the foundry mark C. Valsuani Cire Perdue
Length: 9 3/8 in.
Conceived in 1947 and cast in bronze in 1948-54 in an edition of 10 numbered 1/10-10/10 plus 1 unnumbered cast and 2 plaster casts.
Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Frank R. Perls, Beverly Hills
Thence by descent
Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, The Sculptures of Picasso, London, 1949, illustration of another cast pl. 216
Werner Spies, Picasso das plastische Werk, Dusseldorf, 1983, no. 338, illustration of another cast p. 346
Werner Spies, Picasso, The Sculptures, New York, 2000, no. 338, illustration of another cast p. 367