24 June 2010
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
signed and dated 'Picasso le 18.11.64.' (lower right); inscribed 'pour D.P. Michaud' (upper left)
wax crayon on the frontispiece of the book by The Posters of Picasso, by J.K. Foster, New York, 1964
12¼ x 9 1/8 in. (31.3 x 23.2 cm.)
Executed on 18 November 1964
David Paul Michaud, a gift from the artist in 1964.
Acquired from the family of the above by the present owner.
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