5 May 2010
Property from the Collection of Sharon Bey
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Composition à l'oeil
dated '17.5.57.' (on the underside)
painted and partially glazed terracotta
Diameter: 16½ in. (42 cm.)
Executed on 17 May 1957; unique
Estate of the artist.
Marina Picasso (by descent from the above).
Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1987.
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