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Pablo Picasso

Femme au chapeau

Auction Closed

May 16, 12:52 AM GMT


6,000,000 - 8,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973 

Femme au chapeau

signed Picasso and dated 13 juin 41 (center left) 

oil on canvas 

24 by 15 in. 

61 by 38 cm. 

Executed on 13 June 1941. 

Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (acquired in January 1956)

Kootz Gallery, New York (acquired in 1956)

Klipstein & Kornfeld, Bern, 1962, lot 949

Heinz Berggruen, Paris (acquired at the above sale)

Pierina de Gavardie, Paris (acquired from the above in 1962)

Christie’s, London, 25 June 2002, lot 18 (consigned by the estate of the above) 

Private Collection, Europe (acquired at the above sale)

Heffel Fine Art, Toronto, 20 November 2019, lot 136 (consigned by the above)

Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso: Oeuvres de 1940 et 1941, vol. XI, Paris, 1960, no. 189, pl. 79, illustrated

Exh. Cat., Melbourne, National Galley of Victoria, Picasso: Life with Dora Maar, Love and War, 1935-1945, 2006, no. 126, p. 227, illustrated in color and p. 248

New York, Kootz Gallery, Picasso: First Showing in America, Paintings and Sculptures, 1956

Monaco, Grimaldi Forum, Picasso in the Nahmad Collection, 2013, n.n., pp. 166-67, illustrated in color