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Pablo Picasso* (Lot 1317), 134th Auction Christmas Auction zoom

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Pablo Picasso*

"Minotaure caressant une Femme", from "La Suite Vollard"
estimate € 4,000 - 8,000

Pablo Picasso*

(Malaga 1881-1973 Mougins)
"Minotaure caressant une Femme", from "La Suite Vollard", 1933
etching on laid paper, unframed; 29.2 x 36.2 cm (plate size), 34.4 x 44.3 cm (sheet size)
handwritten signature on the lower right: Picasso
inscribed and dated on the lower right in the plate (mirror-inverted): Paris 18 Mai XXXIII
Picasso watermark on the left
edition of 260 pieces, published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris, 1939 (watermark lower left corner)
Provenance
private property, England
Literature
Georges Bloch, Pablo Picasso. vol. I, Katalog des graphischen Werkes 1904-1967, Bern 1984, cat.-no. 191, p. 68 (with ill.)