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Pablo Picasso

Étude pour la baigneuse du déjeuner sur l'herbe (Manet)

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

Étude pour la baigneuse du déjeuner sur l'herbe (Manet)

Étude pour la baigneuse du déjeuner sur l'herbe (Manet)

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection

Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973

Étude pour la baigneuse du déjeuner sur l'herbe (Manet)


Signed Picasso and dated 11.8.59II (lower right)

Brush and ink on paper

9 ½ by 12 ¼ in. (24.1 by 31.1 cm)

Framed: 19 ⅝ by 22 in. (49.8 by 55.8 cm)

Executed on August 11, 1959. 

Executed on cream wove paper, which has been taken from a notebook. Hinged to a mount along the upper edge of its verso. The left edge of the sheet is perforated, due to previous notebook binding. Very minor tears and losses along the left edge. The sheet is lightly time stained. A 1 1/2-inch area of discoloration in the upper left edge, due to a previous hinge. A few other scattered studio stains along the perimeter of the sheet and in one spot in the lower left quadrant of the composition. The work is in good condition.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Kurt Schuschnigg, Austria
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above in the 1960s)
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above by descent and sold: Sotheby's, London, March 1, 2018, lot 323)
Acquired at the above sale
Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Oeuvres de 1959 à 1961, vol. XIX, Paris, 1968, no. 35, illustrated p. 8