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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 140

    Francis Picabia (1878-1953)

    Portrait de femme

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Francis Picabia (1878-1953)
    Portrait de femme
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Francis Picabia Paris/1948' (lower right)
    charcoal and gouache on paper
    14¾ x 10¼in. (37.5 x 25.9cm.)


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    Sold with a photo-certificate from the Comité Picabia, dated Paris, le 24 octobre 2008.

    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Francis Picabia being prepared by the Comité Francis Picabia and is registered under no.2637.

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    Exhibited

    Florence, Galerie Vivita, Francis Picabia, Oct-Dec 1988, p.36 (illustrated, p. 37)