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PICASSO, Pablo

Malaga, Spain 1881 - Paris 1973

Fleurs dans un vase

Flowers in a Vase

1951, cast 1953

bronze

type: other

Dimensions (HxWxD): 27 18 x 17 x 19 12 in. (73 x 49 x 42 in.

stamped (on bottom): 2/6

Acc. No.: 1957.70

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor K. Zurcher, 1957.70

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago


Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris [Cleveland 1992]
  • 1957, Sold by the Fine Arts Associates, New York, to the Art Institute
  • 1957, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor K. Zurcher

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 4, 2013
  • 1954 Art Institute
    Art Institute of Chicago Quarterly 51:4 (November 1957), p. 83 (ill.), as Bouquet
  • 1971 Spies
    Werner Spies, Pablo Picasso: Das plastiche Werk (Stuttgart: Gerd Hatje, 1971), pp. 204 and 310, no. 413 (ill.)
  • 1988 McCully
    Marylin McCully, Picasso, Painter and Sculptor in Clay, exh. cat. (London: Royal Academy of Arts, 1998), pp. 17, 19, fig. 11

Exhibitions

  • 1992 Cleveland/Philadelphia
    Picasso and Things, Cleveland, Museum of Art, February 26–April 26, 1992, pp. 320–322, cat. 134 (ill.), as Bouquet of Flowers; traveled to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, June 7–August 9 1992