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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1101

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    L’homme qui marche

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    Estimate

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    L’homme qui marche
    signed, dated and dedicated ‘Picasso 5.5.67. pour monsieur et madame Pierre Briatre’ (lower left)
    pastel on paper
    14 ½ x 10 3/8 in. (36.8 x 26.2 cm.)
    Drawn on 5 May 1967


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

    This work has been requested for the exhibition Picasso-Giacometti at the Musée Picasso and Fondation Giacometti from October 2016-January 2017.

    The present lot is drawn on the frontispiece of the 1962 publication of Picasso, Le Déjeuners, by Douglas Cooper.

    Provenance

    M. and Mme Pierre Briatre, France (gift from the artist, May 1967).