6 November 2013
After a design by Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Tête au masque
stamped with signature, numbered and stamped with goldsmith's mark 'Picasso 2/20' (on the reverse)
Diameter: 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.)
Conceived in 1956
Acquired by the present owner, circa 2010.
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C. Siaud and P. Hugo, Bijoux d'artistes, Hommage à François Hugo orfèvre, Aix-en-Provence, 2001, p. 153, no. 1434 (another example illustrated in color).
The present lot is accompanied by its original wooden presentation box.
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