Nu Couche
Artwork: Nu Couche
Size: 13.5 x 21 cm
Medium: Pencil on paper
Creation year: 1964
Marks: Dated and numbered '20.1.64 VI' (upper left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Drawn on 20 January 1964
Provenance: Marina Picasso, Paris (granddaughter of the artist); Galerie Jan Krugier, Ditesheim & Cie., Geneva (acquired from the previous); Private collection, Switzerland (acquired from the previous, March 2012); sale, Christie's, London, 5 February 2015, lot 283; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner.
Exhibition history: Munich, Haus der Kunst; Cologne, Josef-Haubrich-Kunsthalle and Frankfurt, Stadt Galerie im Stadelschen Kunstinst, Pablo Picasso, Eine Ausstellung zum hundertsten Geburtstag: Werke aus der Sammlung Marina Picasso, February 1981-January 1982, p. 412, no. 274 (titled Carnet 1097); Japan, L'Association des musees d'art, Yomiuri Shimbun Sha, Pablo Picasso: Collection de Marina Picasso, November 1986-October 1987, p. 134, no. D-25 (illustrated, p. 103); Graphikmuseum Pablo Picasso Munster, Pablo Picasso: Im Atelier des Kunstlers, August-November 2010 (illustrated, p. 191).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 201
Low Estimate: $100000 [+19%]
High Estimate: $150000 [-19%]
Hammer Price: $120000
Sold For: $150000