25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LUCIA BOSÉ
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Portrait de Jacqueline
signed, dated and inscribed 'Picasso Para ... Luis Miguel el 17.9.59.' (lower centre)
lithograph in grey, brown and black on paper
25 3/8 x 20¼ in. (64.6 x 51.5 cm.)
Executed in 1956; a proof aside from the edition of one hundred before letters
A gift from the artist to Lucia Bosé.
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F. Mourlot, Picasso Lithographe, Paris, 1970, no. 289.
G. Bloch, Picasso, Catalogue de l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié, Berne, 2000, no. 827.
This lithograph is sold together with a zinc plate incised with the present work reproduced in a reduced version by photographic process.
(fig. 1) Portrait de Jacqueline. Villa 'La Californie', Cannes 1956. Photo André Villers.
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