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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 231

    Pablo Picasso

    Jeu sur la Plage (B. 254; Ba. 293)

    Price Realised  

    Pablo Picasso
    Jeu sur la Plage (B. 254; Ba. 293)
    drypoint, 1933, on thin laid paper, a proof aside from the numbered edition of 50 published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, 1981 (Baer records three unnumbered and unsigned proofs printed aside from the this edition as well as an early trial proof printed in 1960 on similar paper), with wide margins, a deckle edge below and at left, some light-staining, some very minor handling creases in the margins, a few minor pinpoint foxmarks in the margins
    P. 278 x 178 mm., S. 455 x 329 mm.


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    Provenance

    Marina Picasso, with her stamp verso