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    Sale 1990

    Prints And Multiples

    29 - 30 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 232

    PABLO PICASSO

    Raphaël et la Fornarina. XII: Dans son fauteuil, le Pape se sent cocu, from La Serié 347 (B. 1787; Ba. 1804)

    Price Realised  

    PABLO PICASSO
    Raphaël et la Fornarina. XII: Dans son fauteuil, le Pape se sent cocu, from La Serié 347 (B. 1787; Ba. 1804)
    etching, 1968, on Rives, with the artist's stamped signature, annotated in pencil 'épreuve avant aciérage', one of only five proofs before steel-facing (before the edition of 50 plus 17 artist's proofs published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris, 1969), with wide margins, apparently in very good condition, not examined out of the frame
    P. 5¾ x 8 in. (146 x 209 mm.)
    S. 9¾ x 12¾ in. (248 x 324 mm.)


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    Provenance

    Marina Picasso, with her stamp on the reverse (not in Lugt)