Property from an Important European Collection
1881 – 1973
Fillette au bateau, Maya
dated 4.2.38. (lower right)
oil on canvas
73.3 by 60 cm. 28⅞ by 23⅝ in.
Executed on 4 February 1938.
Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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Estate of the artist
Thomas Ammann, Zurich (acquired from the above in 1991)
Gagosian Gallery, New York
Gianni Versace, USA (acquired from the above in July 1998)
Sotheby’s, London, 17 December 1999, lot 18 (consigned by the above)
Acquired at the above sale by the present ownerLiterature
David Douglas Duncan, Picasso’s Picassos: The Treasures of La Californie , London, 1961, p. 230, illustrated
Paris, Musée National Picasso, Maya Ruiz-Picasso, fille de Picasso , 2022, no. 22, p. 60, illustrated in colour (titled Maya au bateau )