Femme Assise
Artwork: Femme Assise
Size: 81 x 65 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1909
Marks: Signed Picasso (upper left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Pierre (Pierre Loeb), ParisKnoedler & Co., New York (acquired from the previous in September 1949) Lee A. Ault, New York (acquired from the previous in March 1950) Knoedler & Co., New York (acquired from the previous in January 1951) Richard K. Weil, St. Louis, Missouri (acquired from the previous in February 1953. Sold: Sotheby's, London, 5th December 1973, lot 71) Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., Picasso, 1975, illustrated in colour in the catalogueNew York, The Museum of Modern Art & Basel, Kunstmuseum, Picasso and Braque: Pioneering Cubism, 1989-90, illustrated in colour in the catalogueLondon, Tate Gallery, Picasso: Sculptor/Painter, 1994, no. 17, illustrated in colour in the catalogueWashington, D.C., National Gallery of Art & Dallas, Nasher Sculpture Center, Picasso: The Cubist Portraits of Fernande Olivier, 2003-04, no. 38, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-06-21
Lot Number: 8