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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Tête d’homme

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Tête d’homme
    signed and inscribed 'son ami Picasso' (lower right), dated '12.7.58.' (lower left), inscribed 'POUR Monsieur Brown' (upper centre)
    coloured crayon on paper
    10 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (27.7 x 20 cm.)
    Executed on 12 July 1958 on the title page of D. Duncan, The Private World of Pablo Picasso, New York, 1958.
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    Maya Widmaier-Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
    Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Roger Brown, United States, a gift from the artist in 1958, and thence by descent.
    Private collection, Spain.