21 June 2012
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
signed and dated '11.7.70.Picasso' (upper left); dated 'SABADO.11.7.70' (on the reverse)
felt-tip pen on card
8 5/8 x 12 3/8 in. (22 x 31.4 cm.)
Executed on 11 July 1970
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (nos. 014456 & 63868).
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 26 October 1994, lot 42.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, vol. 32, Oeuvres de 1970, Paris, 1977, no. 210 (illustrated pl. 69).
Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Oeuvres de 1970, 1970.
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.
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