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Les Femmes d'Alger (Version 'O')

Artwork:
Les Femmes d'Alger (Version 'O')
Size:
114 x 146.4 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1955
Marks
Signed 'Picasso' (upper right); dated '14.2.55.' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris; Victor and Sally Ganz, New York (acquired from the above, 6 June 1956); Estate sale, Christie’s, New York, 10 November 1997, lot 33; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Musee du Louvre, Picasso et les maitres, October 2008-February 2009, p. 359 (illustrated in color, p. 215); London, The National Gallery, Picasso: Challenging the Past, February-June 2009, pp. 13, 114, 126 and 143, no. 41 (detail illustrated in color, p. 10; illustrated in color, p. 126); London, Tate Britain and Edinburgh, The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Picasso & Modern British Art, February-November 2012, pp. 192 and 232, no. 120 (detail illustrated in color as a frontispiece; illustrated in color, p. 193).

Christie's New York

Date:
2015-05-11
Lot Number :
8
Hammer Price :
$160,000,000*

Christie's New York

Date:
1997-11-10
Lot Number :
33
Low Estimate :
$10,000,000[+190%]*
High Estimate :
$12,000,000[+142%]*
Hammer Price :
$29,000,000
Sold For :
$31,900,000*