Le Picador
Artwork: Le Picador
Medium: Pen and ink and ink wash on paper
Creation year: 1951
Marks: Signed Picasso and dated '5.3.51.' (upper left)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris Paris; Sir Alexander Korda London; Mrs. David Metcalfe London (by descent from the above); Private Collection (by descent from the above and sold: Sotheby's London December 5 1990 lot 374); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: London The Lefevre Gallery (Alex Reid & Lefevre Ltd.) Picasso 1938-1953 1954 no. 19 illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 107
Low Estimate: $200000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-26%]
Hammer Price: $220000
Sold For: $274000