Dessin (Carnet Dinard 1044, Page 2, Baigneuse, Projet Pour Un Monument)
Artwork: Dessin (Carnet Dinard 1044, Page 2, Baigneuse, Projet Pour Un Monument)
Size: 37.4 x 30 cm
Medium: Pen and india ink on paper
Creation year: 1928
Marks: Dated '28 juillet 1928' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Drawn in Dinard, 28 July 1928
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Marina Picasso, Paris (by descent from the previous); Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva (acquired from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 15 May 2001
Exhibition history: Munich, Haus der Kunst; Cologne, Josef-Haubrich-Kunsthalle & Museum Ludwig; Frankfurt, Galerie im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut and Kunsthaus Zurich, Pablo Picasso: Eine Ausstellung zum hundertsten Geburtstag, Werke aus der Sammlung Marina Picasso, February 1981-March 1982, p. 317, no. 149 (illustrated, p. 125, no. 36; illustrated again, p. 142, no. 2; under Carnet 1044); Venice, Centro di Cultura di Palazzo Grassi, Picasso: Opere dal 1895 al 1971 dalla collezione Marina Picasso, May-July 1981, p. 295 (illustrated, p. 296; under Carnet 1044, no. 2); Tokyo, The National Museum of Modern Art and Kyoto, Municipal Museum, Picasso: Masterpieces from Marina Picasso Collection and from Museums in U.S.A. and U.S.S.R., April-July 1983, p. 253, no. 117 (illustrated, p. 254; under Sketchbook 1044); Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria and Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Picasso: Works from the Marina Picasso Collection in Collaboration with Galerie Jan Krugier, July-December 1984, p. 199 (illustrated; under Sketchbook 1044, no. 3: Surrealist figures); New York, William Beadleston, Inc., Through the Eye of Picasso, 1928-1934: The Dinard Sketchbook and Related Paintings and Sculpture, October-December 1985 (illustrated, pl. 2; under Sketchbook 1044-Figures surrealistes); Tubingen, Kunsthalle and Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordhein-Westfalen, Pablo Picasso, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Pastelle, April-July 1986, p. 279, no. 123 (illustrated); Kunsthalle, Bielefeld, Picassos Surrealismus, Werke 1925-1937, September-December 1991, pp. 308-309, no. 16; London, Tate Gallery, Picasso: Sculptor/Painter, February-May 1994, p. 265, no. 64 (illustrated, p. 84; under Sketchbook 1044, page 2); Duisburg, Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum and Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Pablo Picasso, Wege zur Skulptur. Die Carnets Paris und Dinard von 1928, January-August 1995, p. 23, fig. 36 (illustrated; illustrated again; titled Carnet Dinard); Dinard, Palais des Arts, Picasso a Dinard, June-September 1999, p. 165, no. 44 (illustrated, p. 167).

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Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 1A
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