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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1203

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Femme debout

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    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Femme debout
    numbered and stamped with foundry mark '7/10 C. VALSUANI CIRE PERDUE' (on the top of the base)
    bronze with dark brown patina
    Height: 9 ¼ in. (23.4 cm.)
    Conceived in 1945


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the family of the late owners, circa 1965.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NAN ROSENTHAL AND HENRY B. CORTESI


    Literature

    W. Spies, Picasso, Das plastische Werk, Stuttgart, 1983, p. 385, no. 304.II (another cast illustrated, p. 345).
    The Picasso Project, ed., Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture, Liberation and Post-War Years, 1944-1949, San Francisco, 2000, p. 45, no. 45-087 (another cast illustrated).
    W. Spies, Picasso, The Sculptures, Stuttgart, 2000, p. 407, no. 304.II (another cast illustrated, p. 366).