Buste de femme (Femme à la résille)
Artwork: Buste de femme (Femme à la résille)
Size: 65.1 x 54 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1938
Marks: Dated '12.1.38.' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Paris on 12 January 1938
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Marina Picasso, Paris (by descent from the above); Jan Krugier and Marie Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, Geneva (acquired from the above); L&M Arts, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria and Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Picasso, July-December 1984, p. 130, no. 122 (illustrated in color); Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Monet to Matisse: Modern Masters from Swiss Private Collections, October 1988-January 1989, p. 106 (illustrated in color, p. 107); New York, The Museum of Modern Art and Paris, Grand Palais, Picasso and Portraiture: Representation and Transformation, April 1996-January 1997, p. 393 (illustrated in color; titled Dora Maar; illustrated again in the artist’s studio, p. 404)

Date: 2015-05-11
Lot Number: 15