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Private collection, by whom acquired circa 1960, and thence by descent; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 8 November 2007, lot 455.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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PROPERTY FROM AN EAST COAST COLLECTION
G. Bloch, Pablo Picasso, Catalogue de l'œuvre gravé céramique, 1949-1971, vol. III, Bern, 1972, no. 19, p. 28 (another example illustrated).
G. Ramié, Ceramica de Picasso, Barcelona, 1974, no. 690, p. 291 (another example illustrated p. 277).
A. Ramié, Picasso, catalogue de l’oeuvre céramique édité, 1947-1971, Vallauris, 1988, no. 114, p. 63 (another example illustrated).
Exh. cat., Picasso Editions céramiques, Tarascon, 1991, no. 99, p. 110 (another example illustrated p. 108).