Homme Enlevant Une Femme
Artwork: Homme Enlevant Une Femme
Size: 33.5 x 45 cm
Medium: Pen and brush and ink and watercolor on paper
Creation year: 1933
Marks: Signed Picasso and dated Cannes 10 Aout XXXIII (upper left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in Cannes on August 10, 1933
Provenance: Paul Rosenberg & Co., Paris (acquired from the artist in 1936 and until at least 1945); Rosenberg & Helft, Ltd., London (acquired from the previous);Yvon Helft, Paris (acquired from the previous); Francois Helft, Brazil (by descent from the previous and sold: Sotheby's, London, November 29, 1989, lot 470); Private Collection (acquired at the previous sale and sold: Sotheby's, London, November 29, 1994, lot 49); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Boston, The Institute of Modern Art, 100 Modern Pictures In Watercolor, Gouache and Tempera: From Eleven Countries, 1945, no. 65 (titled L'Enlevement); Barcelona, Museu Picasso, Picasso: Indoor and Outdoor Landscapes, 1999-2000, no. 67, illustrated in color in the catalogue (titled Man Abducting a Woman)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 1
Low Estimate: $1200000 [+8%]
High Estimate: $1800000 [-27%]
Hammer Price: $1300000
Sold For: $1580000