5 May 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 68,500
Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Composition à l'oeil
dated '17.5.57.' (on the underside)
painted and partially glazed terracotta
Diameter: 16½ in. (42 cm.)
Executed on 17 May 1957; unique
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Alain Ramié has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Estate of the artist.
Marina Picasso (by descent from the above).
Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1987.
Property from the Collection of Sharon Bey
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