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PICASSO, Pablo

Malaga, Spain 1881 - Paris 1973

Tête de picador au nez cassé

Head of a Picador with a Broken Nose

original model 1904-1905, this cast before 1925

bronze

mask

Dimensions (HxWxD): 7 58 x 5 1316 x 5 in.

lower left: PICASSO 04 1905 [The way the inscription is made suggests separation and perhaps a difference of inscription methods between the "04" and the "1905".]

Acc. No.: 1950.453

Credit Line: The Cone Collection, formed by Dr. Claribel Cone and Miss Etta Cone of Baltimore, Maryland


Provenance

  • 1925, Claribel Cone, by purchase from Gertrude Stein
  • 1929, Baltimore, Etta Cone, by bequest
  • 1949, BMA by bequest

Bibliography

  • 1967 Baltimore
    Paintings, Sculpture and Drawings in the Cone Collection, Baltimore, The Baltimore Museum of Art, 1967, p. 49 no. 154 repr., 71 no. 154