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La Lampe

Pablo Picasso-La Lampe-1931

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
La Lampe
Size:
162.5 x 130.4 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1931
Marks
Dated '21-I-XXXI 8-VI-XXXI-' (on the stretcher)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in Boisgeloup, 21 January-8 June 1931
Provenance :
Estate of the artist; Maya Widmaier-Picasso, Paris (by descent from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, February 2008
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galeries Georges Petit, Exposition Picasso, June-July 1932, p. 66, no. 201 (dated June 1931); Kunsthaus Zurich, Picasso, September-November 1932, p. 15, no. 201; Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Mostra di Pablo Picasso, May-July 1953, p. 36, no. 20 (illustrated); Milan, Palazzo Reale, Pablo Picasso, September-November 1953, p. 51, no. 58 (illustrated); New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective, September 1980, pp. 276 and 285 (illustrated); The Seibu Museum of Art; Geneva, Musee de L'Athenee and Hong Kong, Museum of Art, Picasso Intime: Collection Maya Ruiz-Picasso, October-November 1981, p. 36, no. 9 (illustrated in color; illustrated again; dated June 1931); Antibes, Musee Picasso, Picasso: Tete a tete: La parabole du sculpteur, July-September 1984, p. 13, no. 6 (illustrated in color; illustrated in situ in the exhibition)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-11-11
Lot Number :
22 A
Low Estimate :
$25,000,000[+4%]*
High Estimate :
$35,000,000[-26%]*
Hammer Price :
$26,000,000
Sold For :
$29,562,500*