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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1115

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Chevalier au chapeau énorme

    Price Realised  

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    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Chevalier au chapeau énorme
    signed 'Picasso' (upper right), dedicated 'Pour François' (upper left) and dated '12.12.60.' (center left)
    black felt-tip pen on paper
    11 x 8 3/8 in. (27.9 x 21.2 cm.)
    Drawn on 12 December 1960


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    Maya Widmaier-Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
    Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    The present lot is drawn on the title page of David Douglas Duncan's Le petit monde de Pablo Picasso, Paris, 1959.

    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby’s, London, 12 July 2007, lot 310.
    Private collection, Georgia (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, January 2014.