PABLO PICASSO | ARABESQUE; AND LES DEUX FEMMES NUES (SEE M. 15 & 16)
John Richardson: A Scholar Collects
1881 - 1973
ARABESQUE; AND LES DEUX FEMMES NUES (SEE M. 15 & 16)
A composite of three lithographs printed on one sheet of wove paper, 1945, comprising Arabesque printed in red, a previously unrecorded state of Les deux femmes nues, between Mourlot's third and fourth states (of 18), and a lithograph printed in colors by an unknown artist, framed
image approx.: 320 by 385 mm 12⅝ by 15⅛ in
sheet: 380 by 562 mm 15 by 22⅛ in
With wide margins, the print is in generally good condition except the sheet with discoloration and surface soiling, darker and uneven in the margins. Some minor handling creases throughout and inconspicuous vertical creases at the corners. Occasional small specks of foxing and a small circular pressure mark in the side of the figure at left.
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