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Pablo Picasso


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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


800,000 - 1,200,000 USD

Lot Details


Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973


numbered 2/2; stamped with the foundry mark E. Godard Cire Perdue


height: 17⅝ in.

44.7 cm.

Conceived in Cannes in 1961; this example executed in bronze as number 2 from an edition of 2.

Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris
Pace Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above in 2012 by the present owner
Werner Spies, Sculpture by Picasso with a Catalogue of the Works, New York, 1971, no. 623, p. 244, illustration of another cast
Werner Spies and Christine Piot, Picasso. Das plastische Werk, Stuttgart, 1983, no. 623, p. 369, illustration of another cast