PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
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PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)

Jeune homme de profil

Details
PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
Jeune homme de profil
signed, dated and inscribed 'Pour Georges Hugnet Picasso Paris 6 Septembre 1944' (lower right)
ink wash and pen and India ink on frontispiece
11 x 17 5⁄8 in. (28.1 x 44.6 cm.)
Executed in Paris on 6 September 1944
Provenance
Georges Hugnet, Paris, a gift from the artist, on 6 September 1944, until at least 1951.
Heinz Berggruen, Berlin & Paris, by whom acquired in the 1990s.
A gift from the above to the present owner.
Literature
G. Hugnet & P. Picasso, Ici la voix, Paris, 1954 (illustrated on frontispiece).
G. Hugnet, Pleins & Déliés, Témoignages et souvenirs, 1926-1972, La Chapelle-sur-Loire, 1972, n.p. (illustrated).
Special Notice

Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.
Post Lot Text
Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

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