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    Sale 2047

    Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

    7 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 581

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Tête de femme (Mary Callery)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Tête de femme (Mary Callery)
    dedicated, signed, inscribed and dated 'pour Egenia Picasso PARIS 9.6.38' (lower center)
    pen and India ink on paper
    17 5/8 x 9½ in. (44.8 x 24.1 cm.)
    Drawn on 9 June 1938


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    Maya Widmaier-Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Provenance

    Mary Callery, New York (gift from the artist)
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Maya Widmaier-Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF BARONESS MARCELLA KORFF