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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 175

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Femme couchée et flutiste

    Price Realised  

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Femme couchée et flutiste
    signed 'Picasso' (lower left) and dated and numbered 'Dimanche 26.2.67. III' (upper left)
    blue wax crayon on paper
    25½ x 19¼ in. (64.8 x 48.9 cm.)
    Drawn on 26 February 1967


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    Provenance

    Richard Feigen Gallery, New York.
    Joe Greenebaum, Chicago (acquired from the above).
    Acquired from the above by the present owners, early 1960s.


    Literature

    C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Paris, 1973, vol. 27, no. 466 (illustrated, pl. 182).
    The Picasso Project, ed., Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture: The Sixties II 1964-1967, San Francisco, 2002, p. 289, no. 67-080 (illustrated).