Mousquetaire A La Pipe
Artwork: Mousquetaire A La Pipe
Size: 145.1 x 96.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1968
Marks: Signed Picasso (upper right); dated 13.10.68 I (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on October 13, 1968
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (acquired from the artist in 1969 and until at least 2007); Private Collection, Switzerland; Arlberg Art Company, London; Acquired from the previous in 2009
Exhibition history: Venice, La Biennale di Venezia, 1976; Basel, Kunstmuseum, Pablo Picasso: Das Spatwerk, Themen 1964-1972, 1981, no. 30, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Auckland, Auckland City Art Gallery, Pablo Picasso: The Artist Before Nature, 1989, no. 61, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Vienna, Albertina & Dusseldorf, Kusntsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Picasso, Malen gegen die Zeit, 2006-07, no. 76, illustrated in color in the catalogue; New York, Helly Nahmad Gallery, Soutine/Bacon, 2011, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 40
Low Estimate: $20000000 [-9%]
High Estimate: $30000000 [-40%]
Hammer Price: $18000000
Sold For: $20766000