9 November 2000
Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower right)
gouache, brush and black ink and black Conté crayon on board
415/8 x 297/8 in. (106 x 76 cm.)
Painted circa 1928-1929
Galerie Piltzer-Rheims, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, October 1976.
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W. A. Camfield, Francis Picabia: His Art, Life and Times, Princeton, 1979, p. 292, no. 309 (illustrated).
M. L. Borràs, Picabia, New York, 1985, p. 523, no. 520 (illustrated, p. 352, fig. 667).
Please note that the correct medium is gouache, brush and black ink, and black Conté crayon on board.
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