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STANDARDS OF EXCELLENCE: THE BLEMA AND H. ARNOLD STEINBERG COLLECTION

Pablo Picasso
PORTRAIT DE PICASSO ET NUS
Estimate
40,00060,000
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336

STANDARDS OF EXCELLENCE: THE BLEMA AND H. ARNOLD STEINBERG COLLECTION

Pablo Picasso
PORTRAIT DE PICASSO ET NUS
Estimate
40,00060,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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Pablo Picasso
1881 - 1973
PORTRAIT DE PICASSO ET NUS
Signed Picasso (lower right)
Pen and ink and pencil on paper 
9 1/2 by 12 1/2 in.
24 by 31.8 cm
Executed in 1905. 
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Provenance

Leo & Gertrude Stein, Paris (acquired from the artist circa 1905)
Alice B. Toklas, Paris (by descent from the above in 1946)
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (acquired by 1954)
Berggruen Gallery, Paris 
Acquired from the above circa 1968

Exhibited

New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Four Americans in Paris: The Collections of Gertrude Stein and Her Family, 1970-71, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue
Paris, Réunion des Musées Nationaux-Grand Palais, Matisse, Cézanne, Picasso... L’Aventure des Stein, 2011-12, n.n.

Literature

Gertrude Stein, Picasso, London, 1938, illustrated on the title page
Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Supplément aux volumes 1 à 5, vol. VI, Paris, 1954, no. 666, illustrated pl. 81
The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso and the Parisian Avant-Garde (exhibition catalogue), San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Paris, Musée National-Grand Palais & New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011-12, no. 305
Karen Thomson, ed., The Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg Collection, Montreal, 2015, no. 103, illustrated in color p. 100

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