16 May 2017
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RONALD P. STANTON
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Corrida (six études)
brush and India ink on paper
Largest sheet size: 4 3/8 x 8 in. (11.2 x 20.5 cm.)
Mount size: 18 ¾ x 31 ½ in. (47.6 x 80 cm.)
Painted on 12 November 1919
Estate of the artist.
Paloma Picasso, Paris (by descent from the above).
The Pace Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, February 1985.
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