Guitare Pendue Au Mur
Artwork: Guitare Pendue Au Mur
Size: 27.1 x 35.2 cm
Medium: Oil and black conte crayon on canvas
Creation year: 1927
Marks: Signed and dated 'Picasso 27' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henri Kahnweiler), Paris; Andre Lefevre, Paris (by 1950); Curt Valentin Gallery, New York; Richard Feigen Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the late owners, by December 1968
Exhibition history: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Art Institute of Chicago, Picasso and the Weeping Women: The Years of Marie-Therese Walter & Dora Maar, February 1994-January 1995, pp. 143-144 and 171, note 24 (illustrated, p. 144, fig. 103); Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art and Tokyo, Tobu Museum of Art, Picasso: The Love and The Anguish-The Road to Guernica, October 1995-March 1996, p. 200, no. 70 (illustrated in color, p. 201); New York, The Museum of Modern Art and Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Picasso and Portraiture: Representation and Transformation, April 1996-January 1997, p. 343 (illustrated in color; titled Hanging Guitar with Profile); Vancouver Art Gallery, Picasso: The Artist and His Muses, June-October 2016, pp. 59 and 152 (illustrated in color, p. 59, fig. 41); London, National Portrait Gallery and Barcelona, Museu Picasso, Picasso Portraits, October 2016-June 2017, p. 241, no. 113 (illustrated in color, p. 132; titled Guitar Hanging on a Wall with Profile)

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Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 1A
Low Estimate: $1000000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $2000000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $1000000
Sold For: $1215000