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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Prow Figure

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
85
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Prow Figure, 1952, edition of 300 (Ramié, 136). Inscribed "EDITION PICASSO 209/300 MADOURA" within the glaze on the underside, stamped "EDITION PICASSO" and "MADOURA" to the underside. Turned white earthenware pitcher with blue, beige, and black, height 8 1/2 in. (21.5 cm).
Condition: Minor pitting to glaze from firing, subtle soiling to interstices.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

The interior has an enamel glaze. Subtle soiling to handle and area underneath handle, minor area of adhesive residue to smaller neck of pitcher, possible minor wear to areas of aqua pigment.


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Keywords

Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Nude art, Pablo Picasso, Pottery, School of Paris, Visual arts

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