• Impressionist/Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 2198

    Impressionist/Modern

    22 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Femme debout

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Femme debout
    numbered '9/10' (on the back); stamped with foundry mark 'C. VALSUANI CIRE PERDUE' (on the top of the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.)
    Conceived in 1945


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Picasso catalogue raisonné of sculptures being prepared under the direction of Diana Widmaier Picasso.

    Provenance

    Saidenberg Gallery, New York.


    Saleroom Notice

    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of sculptures being prepared under the direction of Diana Widmaier Picasso.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CARAL GIMBEL LEBWORTH


    Literature

    W. Spies, Picasso, Das Plastiche Werk, Stuttgart, 1983, p. 386, no. 324 (another cast illustrated, p. 346).
    The Picasso Project, ed., Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture: Liberation and Post-War Years 1944-1949, San Francisco, 2000, p. 49, no. 45-103 (another cast illustrated).
    W. Spies, Picasso, Sculpteur, Paris, 2000, p. 407, no. 324 (another cast illustrated, p. 366).
    W. Spies, Picasso, The Sculptures, New York, 2000, p. 407, no. 324 (another cast illustrated, p. 366).