Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) The Flying Dove Lithograph, conceived in 1950, on Rives, bearing a pencil signature and inscribed 'Epreuve d'artiste' in the image lower left, a proof aside from the edition of 50, printed in 1955 by Editions Braun & Cie, Paris, 540 x 600mm (21 1/4 x 23 5/8in)(I)
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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) The Flying Dove Lithograph, conceived in 1950, on Rives, bearing a pencil signature and inscribed 'Epreuve d'artiste' in the image lower left, a proof aside from the edition of 50, printed in 1955 by Editions Braun & Cie, Paris, 540 x 600mm (21 1/4 x 23 5/8in)(I)
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,451) inc. premium

Lot Details
Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)
The Flying Dove (Bloch 677, M191)
Lithograph, conceived in 1950, on Rives, bearing a pencil signature and inscribed 'Epreuve d'artiste' in the image lower left, a proof aside from the edition of 50, printed in 1955 by Editions Braun & Cie, Paris, 540 x 600mm (21 1/4 x 23 5/8in)(I)

Footnotes

  • This is from a set of four lithographs produced as a possible poster for the 11th Peace Congress in London in 1950. The work was abandoned but Picasso returned to it 2 years later and completed the set.
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