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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 256

    PABLO PICASSO

    La femme à la résille (Femme aux cheveux verts)
    (B. 612; M. 178a)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PABLO PICASSO
    La femme à la résille (Femme aux cheveux verts)
    (B. 612; M. 178a)
    lithograph in colors, 1956, on Arches, the colors fresh (particularly the background color), signed in orange pencil, numbered 37/50, the full sheet, occasional handling creases, the palest time staining, three short skillfully repaired tears at the upper right sheet edge, a few pale foxmarks in places at the sheet edges, minor adhesive remains at the reverse of the upper sheet edge (with associated skinning and staining), otherwise in good condition, framed
    S. 25 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (657 x 505 mm.)


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    For a note regarding the provenance of this lot, please refer to lot 232.

    Provenance

    Given to Mary Callery by the artist, then by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF BARONESS MARCELLA KORFF