Nature Morte A La Tete Classique Et Au Bouquet De Fleurs
Artwork: Nature Morte A La Tete Classique Et Au Bouquet De Fleurs
Size: 40 x 50.5 cm
Medium: Watercolor and pen and ink on paper
Creation year: 1933
Marks: Signed Picasso and dated Cannes 30 juillet XXXIII (lower right); numbered III (on the verso)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in Cannes on July 30, 1933
Provenance: Paul Rosenberg, Paris (acquired from the artist); Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London; Edward James, West Dean, England; Edward James Foundation, West Dean, Sussex (a gift from the previous and sold: Sotheby's, London, December 1, 1982, lot 168); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Worthing, Sussex, Worthing Art Gallery & Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, Paintings from the Collection of Edward James, Esq., 1963-64, no. 15; London, Arts Council of Great Britain & traveling, Surrealist Pictures from the Edward James Collection, 1969, no. 32

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 12A
Low Estimate: $5000000 [-9%]
High Estimate: $7000000 [-35%]
Hammer Price: $4500000
Sold For: $5389500