• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 2313

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 425

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Composition à l'oeil

    Price Realised  

    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


    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

    Alain Ramié has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    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.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Sharon Bey