• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 11966

    Prints & Multiples

    21 September 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 7

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Le repos du sculpteur II, from: La Suite Vollard

    Price Realised  


    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Le repos du sculpteur II, from: La Suite Vollard
    etching, 1933, on Montval laid paper, watermark Picasso, signed in pencil, from the edition of 260 (there was also an edition of fifty with wider margins), published by A. Vollard, Paris, 1939, the full sheet, some pale foxing, taped onto the front mount along the sheet edges verso, otherwise in good condition
    Plate 195 x 268 mm., Sheet 340 x 446 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

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. This VAT is not shown separately on the invoice. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.

    Pre-Lot Text



    Bloch 172; Baer 325