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Picassomania / Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Le Coq, from Histoire Naturelle (Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de buffon), 1936 (This work is one of eight early proofs before steel-facing and before the book edition of 226 was printed by Lacouriére, Paris)

Lot 11
AR
Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973)
Le Coq, from Histoire Naturelle (Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de buffon), 1936
18 May 2022, 15:00 BST
London, New Bond Street

£5,000 - £7,000

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Le Coq, from Histoire Naturelle (Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de buffon), 1936
signed in red pencil
etching with sugarlift aquatint and drypoint, on Montval wove paper with Montgolfier watermark
44.1 x 33cm (17 3/8 x 13in).
This work is one of eight early proofs before steel-facing and before the book edition of 226 was printed by Lacouriére, Paris

Footnotes

Literature
Georges Bloch, Catalogue de l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié, Volume I, 1904-1967, Berne, 1968 (Bl.344).
Geiser & Baer, Picasso Peintre-graveur, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé, Volume III, 1935-1945, Berne, 1986 (B.591.II.A)
Patrick Cramer, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books Catalogue Raisonné, Geneva, 1983 (CR.37)

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