PABLO PICASSO | FEMME NUE DEVANT UNE STATUE (B. 139; BA. 205)
A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller
1881 - 1973
FEMME NUE DEVANT UNE STATUE (B. 139; BA. 205)
Etching, 1931, from the total edition of 310, plate 6 from the Vollard suite, on Montval laid paper with the Vollard watermark, printed by Lacourière, published by Vollard, Paris, framed
plate: 312 by 222 mm 12¼ by 8¾ in
sheet: 450 by 341 mm 17¾ by 13⅜ in
With wide margins, the print is in good condition apart from faint discoloration, slightly darker at mat opening and at left extreme sheet edge. A tiny pin hole in the margin at lower right. The verso with hinge remnants along top sheet edge.
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