Le peintre et son modele
Artwork: Le peintre et son modele
Size: 28 x 25.7 cm
Medium: Charcoal and estompe on paper
Creation year: 1933
Marks: Signed and dated 'Picasso II-I-XXXIII-' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Valentine Gallery, New York (until April 1937); Henry P. McIlhenny, Philadelphia; Bernice McIlhenny Wintersteen, Villanova, Pennsylvania (acquired from the above, by 1944); sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, 17 October 1973, lot 29; Fuji International Art, Tokyo; Private collection, Japan (acquired from the above, 1976); Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Modern Drawings, February-May 1944, p. 96 (titled Artist in Her Studio); Philadelphia Museum of Art, Masterpieces of Philadelphia Private Collections, May-September 1947, no. 192 (titled In the Studio); Philadelphia Museum of Art, Summer Loan Exhibitions, 1961-1965; Northampton, Massachusetts, Smith College Museum of Art, Commencement Exhibition, 1965; San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor and Santa Barbara Museum of Art, The Collection of Mrs. John Wintersteen, June-September 1966, no. 29 (illustrated, pl. 29; titled In the Studio (Woman Painting))

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-09
Lot Number: 1