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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    Francis Picabia (1879-1953)

    Portrait de femme

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    Estimate

    Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
    Portrait de femme
    signed twice 'Francis Picabia' (lower left)
    charcoal heightened with gouache on paper laid down on board
    Sight: 15½ x 11¾ in. (39.3 x 29.9 cm.)
    Painted circa 1940-1942


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    The Comité Picabia has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner, circa 1950.