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Mousquetaire I (Espagnol Du Xvllème Siècle)
1967 | Oil Canvas
128.3×97.1 cm | 1.25 m²
USD 6***
GBP 4*** - 6***
USD 5*** - 7***
Details PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973) Mousquetaire I (Espagnol du XVllème siècle) signed and dated ‘Picasso 21.4.67’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 51 x 38 1/4 in. (128.3 x 97.1 cm.) Painted on 21 April 1967 Provenance The artist’s estate. Marina Picasso, Paris (inv. no. 13611), by descent from the above, until at least October 1998. Private collection, Switzerland. Anonymous sale, Christie’s, New York, 8 November 2006, lot 85. Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner. Literature C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, vol. XXV, Oeuvres de 1965 à 1967, Paris, 1972, no. 339 (illustrated pl. 147). Exhibited Johannesburg, The Goodman Gallery, Pablo Picasso, A Selection of Works from the collection of Marina Picasso, February - March 1984, no. 30, p. 39 (illustrated p. 36); this exhibition later travelled to Cape Town, South African National Gallery, April 1984. Tokyo, Yomiuri Shimbun Sha, Pablo Picasso: Collection Marina Picasso, November 1986 - October 1987, no. PC-31, p. 131 (illustrated p. 38). Caracas, Centro Cultural Consolidado, 5 Grandes de España: Picasso, Gris, González, Dalí, Miró, August - October 1992, no. 5 (illustrated). Geneva, Petit Palais, Picasso, passion et création. Les 30 dernières années, July - October 1998, no. 31, p. 117 (illustrated p. 41). Aarau, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Per Kirkeby. Kristall. Reflexionen, Beziehungen und Bezüge, February - April 2006, p. 165 (illustrated p. 104). New York, Gagosian Gallery, Picasso, Mosqueteros, March - June 2009, pp. 84 & 274 (illustrated pp. 85 & 274; with incorrect medium). Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Family Traces, July - November 2009, p. 85. Special Notice Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent. Please note that Christie’s has a direct financial interest in this lot and has funded all or part of our interest with the help of someone else. See Important Notices and Explanation of Cataloguing Practice in the Conditions of Sale for further information. This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.
Auction date:
28 Feb 2023
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