Femme Debout
Artwork: Femme Debout
Size: height: 29.8 cm
Medium: Terracotta and india ink
Creation year: 1953
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Conceived in terracotta by Henri Laurens in 1921; painted by Pablo Picasso between 1951-1953; this work is unique
Provenance: Henri Laurens, Paris; Pablo Picasso, Paris & Vallauris, by whom acquired from the previous; Marina Picasso, Paris, by descent from the previous; Acquired from the previous; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 3 November 2008, lot 7; Private collection, Europe, by whom acquired at the previous sale; sale, Christie's, London, 9 February 2011, lot 27; Private collection, Europe, by whom acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: New York, Jan Krugier Gallery, Masters of Modern Sculpture, November - December 1989; Santa Fe, Gerald Peters Gallery, Picasso in Clay: Three Decades of Ceramics from the Marina Picasso Collection, August - October 2000, no. 11, n.p. (illustrated n.p.); this exhibition later travelled to Dallas, Pillsbury & Peters Fine Art, October - December 2000

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-18
Lot Number: 11