6 February 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Nature morte aux oignons
oil on panel
8¼ x 105/8in. (21 x 27cm.)
Painted in 1909
Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris (263).
Galerie Georges Moos, Geneva (2532).
Collection Henri et Hélène Oppenot.
Their sale, Binoche Paris, 9 April 1991, lot 12.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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P. Daix, Picasso, the cubist years 1907-1916, no. 228 (illustrated p. 233).
Avignon, Palais des Papes, Picasso au Palais des Papes: 25 ans après, May-October 1995 (illustrated in colour p. 51).
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