Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction, including the Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction, including the Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

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To be Sold on Behalf of the State of the Netherlands

Pablo Picasso

Portrait de femme

Auction Closed

June 25, 06:56 PM GMT

Estimate

2,800,000 - 3,500,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973


Portrait de femme

dated 24.3.53. (upper left)

oil on canvas

55 by 45.7 cm. 21⅝ by 18 in.

Executed on 24 March 1953.

Marina Picasso, Paris (until at least 1987)

Private Collection, Japan

Sotheby’s, New York, 12 May 1999, lot 436 (consigned by the above)

Kunsthandel Frans Jacobs, Amsterdam (acquired from the above)

Acquired from the above by the former owner in 1999

 

Miami, Center for the Fine Arts, Picasso at Work at Home: Selections from the Marina Picasso Collection with Additions from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art, 1985-86, no. 115, p. 118, illustrated in colour (titled Woman Seen from the Back, with Two Profiles)

Yamanashi, Kiyoharu Shirakaba Museum; Shimonoseki City Art Museum; Osaka, Daimaru Umeda; Himeji Municipal Art Museum; Fukuoka Municipal Art Museum; Fukushima Prefectural Museum of Art; Kagoshima Prefectural Museum of Art; Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art; Tokyo, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi and Kagawa Prefectural Cultural Center, Pablo Picasso. Collection Marina Picasso, 1986-87, no. PM-19