Juan Gris (French, 1887-1927)
signed, inscribed and dated 'A Madame Viallet avec mes hommages Juan Gris 1924' (lower left) and inscribed 'l'Education manquée' (upper left)
watercolour and pencil on paper
11¾ x 9¼ in. (31.1 x 23.5 cm.)
Executed in 1924; with a further study for this costume in pencil on the reverse sheet
Georges Reinhard, Monte Carlo (chief set designer of the Monte Carlo Opera), and thence by descent to the present owner.