7 November 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 33,400
Estimate USD 18,000 - USD 25,000
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.
Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner, circa 1950.
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