• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 515

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Vallauris

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Vallauris
    stamped with the signature, dated and numbered 'Picasso 1956 18/20' and with the marker's mark of François Hugo (on the underside)
    silver repoussé
    Diameter: 16½ in. (42 cm.)
    Conceived in 1956 and cast in silver by François and Pierre Hugo, Paris, in an edition of twenty plus two épreuves d'artiste


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 4 Febraury 2004, lot 329.
    Private collection, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR