• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7747

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    17 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 90

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Tête de jeune fille (Mourlot 9; cf. Bloch 393)

    Price Realised  


    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Tête de jeune fille (Mourlot 9; cf. Bloch 393)
    three lithographs, 1945, on Arches, two impressions of Mourlot's second state, one printing darker and with more definition, and one impression of the fourth state (of ten), all from the edition of 18 proofs in each state, with margins, each with a deckle edge at right, pale mount staining at the sheet edges, a crease at the upper right corner of the fourth state impression, a little stray ink and occasional printer's handling marks in the margins, otherwise in good condition, all three in one frame
    L. 320 x 260 mm., S. 443 x 325 mm. (each) (3)

    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

    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.

    Pre-Lot Text