1 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 900
stamped and marked 'Edition Picasso Madoura/Edition Picasso/Madoura Plein Feu' (underneath)
5½ x 8in. (14 x 20.5cm.)
Conceived in 1952 and executed in an edition of 500
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