23 June 2004
Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower right)
oil on board
29¾ x 23 in. (75.5 x 58.4 cm.)
Painted circa 1940-1943
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The Comité Picabia will include this painting in their forthcoming Picabia catalogue raisonné.
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