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Large Female Nude, working proof (5th state)

Grand Nu de Femme, working proof (5th state)
Grand Nu dansant

March 13, 1962
Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973)


Catalogue Raisonné

Geiser-Baer 1309 V/VI; Bloch 1085

Dimensions

Block: 64 x 52.9 cm (25 3/16 x 20 13/16 in.) Sheet: 75.5 x 64 cm (29 3/4 x 25 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.217

Medium or Technique

Reduction linocut, trial proof printed in dark brown

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, in graphite, below: Linogravure de Picasso - 367- Grand Nu de Femme 1962 - épreuve d'essai du brun foncé 5me ETAT - 13.3.62; b.r: 7

Provenance

Hidalgo Arnéra, the printer, Vallauris, France; his estate, Archives of Imprimerie Arnéra, France; February 9, 2009, to Dr. Frederick Mulder and Anne-Françoise Govanon, for Frederick Mulder Gallery, London; 2010, sold by Frederick Mulder Gallery to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: April 14, 2010)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

Copyright

© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.