• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 127

    Pablo Picasso

    Tête d'Homme à la Pipe (B. 23; Ba. 32)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pablo Picasso
    Tête d'Homme à la Pipe (B. 23; Ba. 32)
    etching, 1912, on laid paper, signed in pencil, an unnumbered impression aside from the edition of one hundred after steel-facing, published by H. Kahnweiler, Paris, 1912, with margins, the sheet edges slightly irregular, some pencil inscriptions at the lower sheet edge recto, generally in good condition
    P. 130 x 110 mm., S. 283 x 206 mm.


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    Provenance

    Walter Pach (1883-1958), New York. Then by descent to the present owners. (See note to lot 103.)


    Pre-Lot Text

    From the Collection of the Late Walter Pach