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Property from an Important Private European Collection

Pablo Picasso

Femme debout

Auction Closed

May 18, 01:03 AM GMT


500,000 - 700,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from an Important Private European Collection

Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973

Femme debout

stamped with the foundry mark C. Valsuani Cire Perdue


height (not including base): 12 ¼ in. 31.2 cm.

Conceived in Cannes in 1961; bronze version conceived in Mougins in 1962 and cast at a later date in an edition of 2.

Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.




1881 - 1973年


款識:蓋鑄造廠章C. Valsuani Cire Perdue


高(不連底座):12 ¼ 英寸;31.2 公分



Please note there is an Irrevocable Bid on this lot.
Estate of the artist
Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva (acquired from the above)
Christie's New York, 10 May 2000, lot 634
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Gjon Mili, Picasso's Third Dimensions, New York, 1970, p. 140, illustration of another cast 
Werner Spies, Sculpture by Picasso, New York, 1971, no. 627, p. 313; p. 296, illustrated
Exh. Cat., Geneva, Musée Barbier-Mueller, Picasso l'Africain, 1998, pl. X, sheet metal version illustrated in color (titled Femme)
Werner Spies, Picasso: The Sculptures, Stuttgart, 2000, no. 627, p. 390, illustrated 
Exh. Cat., New York, Jan Krugier Gallery, Traces: Primitive and Modern Expressions, 2001-02, no. 15, sheet metal version illustrated in color (titled Femme)
Exh. Cat., New York, Jan Krugier Gallery and Richard L. Feigen & Co., Drawing in Space, 2007-08, illustration of the sheet metal version (titled Femme)