13 May 1999
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Buste de femme
signed 'Picasso' (upper left); inscribed and dated 'Paris 27.10.54.' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
25 x 21.1/8 in. (64.9 x 53.7 cm.)
Painted in Paris on 27 October 1954
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris
Saidenberg Gallery, New York.
Marlborough Gallery, Inc., New York (November 1972).
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
New York, Marlborough Gallery, Inc., Homage to Picasso for His 90th Birthday, October 1971, no. 70 (illustrated, p. 80)
Maya Widmaier-Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
The first man you meet at Christie’s in London — named Doorman of the Year in the Mayfair & St James’s 2019 Community Awards — discusses James Bond, Francis Bacon and the day he met Madonna
Explore timeless classics that define modern French elegance with over 300 YSL designs from Catherine Deneuve’s personal collection