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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

Pablo Picasso
HOMME À LA PIPE ASSIS ET AMOUR 
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

Pablo Picasso
HOMME À LA PIPE ASSIS ET AMOUR 

Details & Cataloguing

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Pablo Picasso
1881 - 1973
HOMME À LA PIPE ASSIS ET AMOUR 
signed Picasso upper left; dated 17-2-1969 on the reverse
oil on canvas
77 by 38 in. 195.5 by 96.5 cm.
Executed in Mougins in 1969.
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Provenance

Juan Vilato Ruiz, Paris (a gift from the artist in 1972)
Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the widow of the above in 1981 and sold: Christie’s, London, June 20, 2006, lot 133)
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Exhibited

Avignon, Palais des Papes, Pablo Picasso 1969-1970, 1970, no. 6, illustrated (titled Homme et Amour and with incorrect measurements)
Rotterdam, Kunsthal, Picasso, Kunstenaar van de eeuw, 1999, no. 75, illustrated in color (titled Fumeur et Amour)
Cannes, La Malmaison, Picasso, voyage dans l'amitié, 2003, illustrated
Rotterdam, Kunsthal, Roken in de Kunst, 2003-2004, illustrated
Enschede, Rijksmuseum Twenthe, extended loan to 2005
Cannes, La Malmaison, Picasso. Le nu en liberté. Collection Marina Picasso, 2013, illustrated in color

 

Literature

Klaus Gallwitz, Picasso at 90: The Late Work, London, 1971, no. 5, illustrated (titled Homme et Amour and with incorrect measurements)
Klaus Gallwitz, Picasso Laureatus. Son œuvre depuis 1945, Lausanne, 1971, no. 5, p. 21, illustrated (titled Man and Cupid and with incorrect measurements)   
Rafael Alberti, A Year of Picasso Paintings: 1969, New York, 1971, no. 84, illustrated in color (titled Smoker and Lover and with incorrect measurements)
Rafael Alberti, Picasso en Avignon, Paris, 1971, no. 84, illustrated in color (titled Fumeur et Amour and with incorrect measurements)
Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso: œuvres de 1969, Paris, 1976, vol. XXXI, no. 66, pl. 20, illustrated (with incorrect measurements)
Klaus Gallwitz, Picasso. The Heroic Years, New York, 1985, no. 5, p. 21, illustrated (titled Man and Cupid and with incorrect measurements) 
Exh. Cat., London, Tate Gallery, Late Picasso. Paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints 1953-1972, 1988, p. 301, illustrated (in installation at Palais des Papes, Avignon, 1970)
Exh. Cat., Barcelona, Museu Picasso; Cologne, Museum Ludwig, Nürnberg, Germanischen Nationalmuseum, Picasso - Die Sammlung Ludwig, 1992-1993, illustrated (titled Musketier und Amor)
Exh. Cat., Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Picasso. Tradition and Avant-Garde, 2006, p. 346, illustrated   

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