4 November 2010
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
painted and partially glazed ceramic
Height: 10 in. (25.4 cm.)
Executed in 1948; unique
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris.
Saidenberg Gallery, New York (acquired from the above, 1955).
Evelyn Sharp, New York (acquired from the above, June 1970); Estate sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 November 1997, lot 35.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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G. Ramié, Picasso's Ceramics, New York, 1976, p. 34, no. 73 (illustrated).
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, The Evelyn Sharp Collection, April-October 1978, p. 80, no. 38 (illustrated, p. 81).
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