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Picassomania / Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Le Sauterelle; La Langouste, from Histoire Naturelle (Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de buffon), 1936 (2) (These works are from the edition of 30 on this paper (the total book edition was 226), printed by Lacourière, published by Fabiani, Paris, 1942)

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Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973)
Le Sauterelle; La Langouste, from Histoire Naturelle (Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de buffon), 1936 (2)
18 May 2022, 15:00 BST
London, New Bond Street

Sold for £892.50 inc. premium

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Le Sauterelle; La Langouste, from Histoire Naturelle (Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de buffon), 1936
two drypoints with sugarlift aquatint, on imperial Japan paper
36.5 x 27.7cm (14 3/8 x 10 7/8in). (2)
These works are from the edition of 30 on this paper (the total book edition was 226), printed by Lacourière, published by Fabiani, Paris, 1942

Footnotes

Provenance
Private Collection, Washington DC.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.

Literature
Georges Bloch, Catalogue de l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié, Volume I, 1904-1967, Berne, 1968 (Bl.358; Bl.352).
Geiser & Baer, Picasso Peintre-graveur, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé, Volume III, 1935-1945, Berne, 1986 (B.605.IV.B.b; B.599.III.B)
Patrick Cramer, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books Catalogue Raisonné, Geneva, 1983 (CR.37)

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