7 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 121,000
Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000
Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
Tête de femme au foulard
signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower right)
oil on board
16¼ x 13¼ in. (41.3 x 33.7 cm.)
Painted circa 1941-1942
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The Comité Picabia has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner, circa 1950.
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