22 - 23 May 2012
Vik Muniz (Brazilian b. 1961)
Woman with Fan, after Picasso (Pictures of Pigment)
signed and dated 'Vik Muniz 2007' (on artist's label on the verso)
105½ x 70 in. (268 x 177.8 cm.)
Executed in 2007.
Edition three of six.
Galerie Xippas, Paris.
Private collection, Milan.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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P. Corrêa do Lago ed., Vik Muniz Obra Completa, 1987-2009: Catálogo Raisonné, Rio de Janeiro, Capivara Editora Ltda., 2009, p. 591 (illustrated in color).
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