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PICASSO, Pablo

Malaga, Spain 1881 - Paris 1973

Masque de picador au nez cassé

Mask of a Picador with a Broken Nose

1903, cast later (1950s-1960s)

bronze

mask

Dimensions (HxWxD): 7 34 x 5 78 x 4 12 in.

Acc. No.: 66.4055

Credit Line: Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Photo credit: 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden


Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris
  • To 8 May 1963, Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard
  • 8 May 1963-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1972 Spies
    Werner Spies, Picasso Sculpture, London, Thames & Hudson, 1972, no. 3, ill. p. 30, p. 301
  • 1974 Lerner
    ABRAM LERNER et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1974, p. 733, ill. p. 135
  • 1983 Spies
    Werner Spies, Picasso: Das Plastiche Werk, Berlin, Nationalgalerie, 1983, no. 4, ill. pp. 21, 326, p. 372

Exhibitions

  • Museum's website, 2010

    1964 Toronto/Montréal
    Picasso and Man, Toronto, ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO, 11 January-16 February 1964; MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 28 February-31 March 1964, no. 16, ill. p. 37

    1974-1975 Washington
    Inaugural Exhibition, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 1 October 1974-15 September 1975, no. 178

    1984-1985 Bern
    The Early Picasso, Bern, KUNSTMUSEUM, 9 December 1984-3 March 1985

    1997-1998 Washington/Boston
    Picasso: The Early Years, 1892-1906, Washington, DC., NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, 30 March-27 July 1997; Boston, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 10 September 1997-4 January 1998, cat. no. 95, p. 359, colorpl. 95, p. 192

    2000 Paris
    Picasso Sculpteur, Paris, CENTRE GEORGES POMpIDOU, 7 June-25 September 2000, no. 22-II, pp. 394-395, ill, p. 346