25 June 2008
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
dated '1956' (lower centre); titled 'Vallauris' (upper centre); stamped with the signature, numbered and stamped twice with the silversmith's mark of François and Pierre Hugo 'Picasso 19/20' (on the reverse)
silver plate with wooden presentation box
Diameter: 16 3/8 in. (41.5 cm.)
Conceived in 1956 and executed in silver by François and Pierre Hugo in an edition of 20 plus two artist's proofs
Private collection, France.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2003.
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