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Property from a Private European Collection

Pablo Picasso


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May 17, 10:38 PM GMT


1,000,000 - 1,500,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from a Private European Collection

Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973


signed Picasso (lower right)

oil and pastel on canvas

21¾ by 18¼ in.

55.2 by 46.4 cm

Executed in 1900.

Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

Please refer to for updated provenance on this lot.

Madame Besnard, Paris

Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 5 June 1923, lot 97 (consigned by the above)

Max Linder, Paris

Antonio Santamarina Irazusta, Argentina (acquired by 1930)

Sotheby's, London, 2 April 1974, lot 32 (consigned by the above)

Acquired from the above by the present owner

John Richardson, A Life of Picasso, vol. I, New York 1991, p. 168, illustrated 
Buenos Aires, Jacques Helft, L'École de Paris, 1951, no. 53
Buenos Aires, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Dibujos, Siglos XIX y XX, 1959, no. 64 (with incorrect dimensions)