PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)
PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)
PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)
PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO

PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

Lot Sold:1,500USD
(5 bids, reserve met)

Description

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO


PABLO PICASSO (1881 - 1973)

PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)


Etching, engraving and scraper, 1947, stamped with the artist's signature and inscribed in pencil 'épreuve avant aciérage', one of six recorded proofs before steel-facing, on wove paper, printed by Lacourière, Paris, unframed

plate: 332 by 205 mm 13 by 8 in

sheet: 382 by 277 mm 15 by 19⅞ in

Condition Report

The print is in good condition, with full margins. The sheet is slightly discolored with time-stain at edges and a thin vertical band of mat-stain along right edge. A few small fox marks, mainly in the lower left corner and a diagonal crease in the upper right corner. The verso with two bands of darker discoloration at left and right 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 | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARINA PICASSO
PABLO PICASSO | PISMO (LETTRE) (B. 462; BA. 785)
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