Tete Darlequin
Artwork: Tete Darlequin
Size: 65.5 x 50.4 cm
Medium: Colored wax crayons on paper
Creation year: 1970
Marks: Signed, dated and numbered 'Picasso 20.12.70.IV' (upper left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Drawn on 20 December 1970
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris (by 1971 and until at least 1978); Saidenberg Gallery, New York (acquired from the previous); Thomas Ammann Fine Arts, Zurich (acquired from the previous, circa 1980); Acquired by the late owner, by circa 1995.
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Picasso: Dessins en noir et en couleurs, April-June 1971, p. 88, no. 166 (illustrated in color); Nationalgalerie Berlin, Picasso und der Zirkus, September-November 1978; Zurich, Thomas Ammann Fine Arts, Picasso: Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, June-September 1988, no. 30 (illustrated in color).

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Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 25A
Low Estimate: $700000 [+28%]
High Estimate: $1000000 [-9%]
Hammer Price: $900000
Sold For: $1095000