29 June 2005
Femme au Chapeau (B. 1074; Ba. 1283 Bd2B)
linocut in colours, 1962, on Arches, signed, dated and dedicated in pen and ink 'pour mon ami Janot Picasso le 6.2.65' (slightly faded), a proof aside from the edition of fifty published by L. Leiris, 1963, with wide margins, remains of old glue and some minor associated surface abrasions towards the upper sheet verso just showing through, otherwise in good condition
B. 350 x 270 mm., S. 630 x 445 mm.
Jean Bongiovanni, a gift from the artist in the 1960s, and thence by decent.
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