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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 628

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Vallauris

    Price Realised  

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Vallauris
    dated '1956' (lower centre); titled 'Vallauris' (upper centre); stamped with the signature, numbered and stamped twice with the silversmith's mark of François and Pierre Hugo 'Picasso 19/20' (on the reverse)
    silver plate with wooden presentation box
    Diameter: 16 3/8 in. (41.5 cm.)
    Conceived in 1956 and executed in silver by François and Pierre Hugo in an edition of 20 plus two artist's proofs


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    Provenance

    Private collection, France.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2003.