Le Peintre
Artwork: Le Peintre
Size: 100.2 x 79.7 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1967
Marks: Signed 'Picasso' (lower right); dated and numbered '25.3.67. II' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on 25 March 1967
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (by 1981); Private collection, Australia (circa 1985); sale, Sotheby's, London, 5 February 2008, lot 75; Nahmad collection, New York and London; Hammer Galleries, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, October 2013
Exhibition history: Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Picasso: A Centennial Selection, April-July 1981, p. 119, no. 60; Kunstmuseum Basel, Pablo Picasso: Das Spatwerk, Themen 1964-1972, September-November 1981, p. 159, no. 22; Vienna, Habarta Kunsthandel, Picasso in Wien: Bilder, Zeichnungen, Plastiken, November 1981-January 1982, no. 73; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Picasso: Der Maler und seine Modelle, July-October 1986, p. 110, no. 55 (illustrated in color); Monaco, Grimaldi Forum, Picasso dans la collection Nahmad, July-September 2013, p. 372 (illustrated in color, p. 373)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-05-15
Lot Number: 32A