PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)
PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)
PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)
PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

Lot Sold:1,875USD
(3 bids, reserve met)

Description

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO


PABLO PICASSO (1881 - 1973)

LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)


Drypoint, 1958, a proof aside from the book edition of 54, illustration XVI for the Le Frère Mendiant o Libro del Conocimiento, on Japan paper, justified at the left side of the sheet, printed by Lacourière-Frélaut, Paris, unframed

plate: 312 by 121 mm 12⅜ by 4¾ in

sheet: 410 by 610 mm 16⅛ by 24 in

Condition Report

The print is in generally good condition, the full sheet. The sheet is slightly darkened overall. An 8 inch diagonal crease extends from the lower center edge, possibly inherent to the sheet. A small diagonal crease in the lower left corner. Handling creases visible under raking light and a faint circular stain at right sheet edge. A few small fox marks in the lower center of the image. Surface soiling and a few tiny indentations at sheet edges. The verso with foxing along lower and right sheet edges.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Provenance

Estate of the Artist

Marina Picasso (the artist’s granddaughter; acquired from the above. Lugt 3698)

PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO
PABLO PICASSO | LE FRÈRE MENDIANT: PRÊTRE JEAN. UNE CROIX (B. 897; BA. 1018)
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