3 February 2010,
Price realised GBP 30,000
GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
signed 'Picasso' (lower centre)
pencil on paper
10 7/8 x 8 in. (27.5 x 20.2 cm.)
Drawn in Avignon in summer 1914
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Maya Widmaier Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Claude Picasso.
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Richard Nathanson, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1978.
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