Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
Kaplan Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner on 24 February 1961.
Please note the correct height: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm.)
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE LONDON COLLECTION
D.-H. Kahnweiler, Les Sculptures de Picasso, Paris, 1949 (another cast illustrated pl. 1).
J. Richardson, Picasso, an American Tribute, exh. cat., New York, 1962, no. 2 (another cast illustrated).
R. Penrose, The Sculpture of Picasso, exh. cat., New York, 1967, no. 1, p. 221 (another cast illustrated p. 50).
W. Spies, Pablo Picasso, Das Plastiche Werk, Berlin, 1983, no. 1, pp. 13 & 421 (another cast illustrated pp. 15 & 326).
W. Spies, Picasso, The Sculptures, Paris, 2000, no. 1, pp. 18-20 (another cast illustrated p. 19).
Brassaï/Picasso conversations avec la lumière, exh. cat., Paris, 2000 (another cast illustrated in a photograph taken by Brassaï, p. 293, pl. 241).