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PICASSO, Pablo

Malaga, Spain 1881 - Paris 1973

Maker: Valsuani, C.

Figure féminine

Female Figure

1945-1947

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 6 12 in.

marked on base: 5/10, cire perdue, C Valsuani

Acc. No.: 1967.682

Credit Line: Grant J. Pick Purchase Fund, 1967.682

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago


Provenance

  • Private collection
  • 1967, sold by Saidenberg Gallery, New York, to the Art Institute, Grant J. Pick Purchase Fund

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 4, 2013
  • 1971 Spies
    Werner Spies, Pablo Picasso: Das plastiche Werk (Stuttgart: Gerd Hatje, 1971), pp. 283 and 308, no. 331 (ill.)
  • 1971 Revue des Beaux-Arts
    “The Grant J. Pick Collection,” Revue des Beaux Arts (December-January 1971), p. 6 (ill.)
  • 2000 Picasso Project
    The Picasso Project, Picasso’s Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings, and Sculpture: A Comprehensive Illustrated Catalogue 1885–1973, Liberation and Post-War Years 1944–1949 (San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 2000), p. 51, no. 45–109 (ill.)

Exhibitions

  • 1968 Chicago
    Picasso in Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago, February 3–March 31, 1968, hors cat.