Buste De Femme Couchee
Artwork: Buste De Femme Couchee
Size: 22.5 x 27.6 cm
Medium: Coloured chalk and pencil on cardboard
Creation year: 1970
Marks: Signed picasso and dated 14.8.70. (upper right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed on 14th August 1970
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (by 1971); Private Collection, Basel; Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Picasso. Dessins en noir et en couleurs, 1969-71, no. 157, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Winterthur, Kunstmuseum, Basel, Galerie Beyeler & Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Picasso Ausstellung - 90 Zeichnungen, 1971-72, no. 84 (titled Buste de femme); Basel, Kunstmuseum, Die Picassos sind da! Eine Retrospektive aus Basler Sammlungen, 2013, no. 159, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-06-21
Lot Number: 17