A gold 'visage au carton ondulé' pendant, after Pablo Picasso,

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Lot 181
A gold 'visage au carton ondulé' pendant,
after Pablo Picasso, circa 1955-56

Sold for US$ 17,575 inc. premium

California Jewels

12 Nov 2019, 10:00 PST

Los Angeles

Property from the Collection of Ginny Mancini, Sold to Benefit the Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation, lots 164-181
A gold 'visage au carton ondulé' pendant, after Pablo Picasso, circa 1955-56
A 22k gold medallion multiple, stamped with the artist's signature, the François and Pierre Hugo reference number and numbered 'Picasso 6/20 1438' (plus two exemplaire d'artiste and two exemplaire d'auteur); stamped with aworkshop mark and the French assay mark (on the reverse and to the suspensory loop); contained in the original wooden case; measuring: 2 x 2in.

Footnotes

  • Ginny Mancini is a longtime supporter of the Southern
    California arts and culture community. She is past President
    of SHARE and co-founder of the Society of Singers, The
    Henry Mancini Institute, a Director of the Geffen Playhouse
    and Secretary of the ASCAP Foundation. Ginny is an
    honorary member of the Music Center Blue Ribbon Board,
    Director Emeritus of the Music Center Board of Governors,
    and Life Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Board
    of Directors, having serviced since 1989. She is President
    Emeritus of the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA,
    having been honored for her 'Outstanding Leadership' in
    the 1998 reopening of Royce Hall. Her proudest moment of
    accomplishment was chairing the three opening nights of the
    Walt Disney Concert Hall in 2003.
    Henry Mancini's wife Ginny and their children Christopher,
    Monica and Felice, continue the Mancini legacy, including
    actively supporting The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation, a
    national non-profit organization established in 1996 that
    supports K-12 music education, providing vital services and
    musical instruments to high-need schools with under-funded
    music programs. A substantial portion of the sale proceeds
    will benefit this ongoing important work.
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A gold 'visage au carton ondulé' pendant, after Pablo Picasso,
A gold 'visage au carton ondulé' pendant, after Pablo Picasso,
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