Tanagra Drapee
Artwork: Tanagra Drapee
Size: 17.1 cm
Medium: Partially painted earthenware
Creation year: 1951
Marks: Dated 19.1.51 (on the underside)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed on January 19, 1951; this work is unique
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Dr. Roland Doschka, Tubingen; Private Collection, Hesse (and sold: Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, December 2, 2011, lot 240); Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Balingen, Stadthalle, Pablo Picasso: Portrait-Figurine-Skulptur, 1989, S. 137, illustrated in the catalogue; S'Hertogenbosch, Museum het Kruithuis, Terra Sculptura-Terra Pictura, Keramiek van de 'klassieke modernen:' Braque, Chagall, Cocteau, Dufy, Miro, Picasso, 1992, S. 184 f., illustrated in catalogue; London, Royal Academy of Arts & New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Picasso: Painter and Sculptor in Clay, 1998-99, no. 4, illustrated in catalogue; Dallas, Nasher Sculpture Center, Return to Earth: Ceramic Sculpture of Fontana,; Melotti, Miro, Noguchi and Picasso, 1943-1963, 2013-14, n.n., illustrated in catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-11-13
Lot Number: 307
Low Estimate: $200000
High Estimate: $300000
Hammer Price: Not Sold