Visage Masque
Artwork: Visage Masque
Size: 42.5 cm
Medium: Painted and glazed ceramic, large round plate
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Dated 2.2.61., incised with the date 6.10.60 and stamped Madoura plein feu and Empreinte originale de Picasso (on the reverse)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed on February 2, 1961, this is a unique version of the empreinte
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Marina Picasso (the artist’s granddaughter; acquired from the previous)
Exhibition history: s-Hertogenbosch, Museum Het Kruithuis, Picasso Keramiek, 1985, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue; Schwerin, Staatliches Museum, Pablo Picasso, Der Reiz der Flache/The Appeal of Surface, 1999, no. 51, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Geneva, Galerie Jan Krugier, Ditesheim & Cie, Le Feu et la terre, 2004-05, n.n.