• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 363

    Pablo Picasso

    Buste de Femme, d'après Cranach le Jeune (B. 859; Ba. 1053 IIICb)

    Price Realised  

    Pablo Picasso
    Buste de Femme, d'après Cranach le Jeune (B. 859; Ba. 1053 IIICb)
    linocut in colours, 1958, on Arches, third, final state, signed in red crayon, one of approximately 15 proofs aside from the edition of fifty, published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, the full sheet, a deckle edge at the right and left, the red slightly attenuated in the upper subject, the colours otherwise fresh, some time and light-staining, scattered foxing, otherwise generally in good condition
    B. 650 x 532 mm., S. 765 x 574 mm.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.