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about 1959–60, dedicated 1965
Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973)
Not in Zervos
Image: 35 x 49.3 cm (13 3/4 x 19 7/16 in.) Sheet (unfolded): 35 x 98.6 cm (13 3/4 x 38 13/16 in.) Framed: 54.6 x 74.6 x 3.2 cm (21 1/2 x 29 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brush with ink and ink wash on thick wove paper
Not On View
folded in half; fold is at left of image
Dedicated, signed and dated "Pour son ami Diego Picasso, le 8.11.65."
Presented by Picasso to his physician [said to be Dr. Hepp], 1965; sold to private collector (Switzerland), 1992; with Jörg Maass (Berlin), 2003; by whom sold to MFA, 23 June 2004.
Virginia Herrick Deknatel Purchase Fund, and museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Samuel Putnam Avery Fund, Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, and Harvey D. Parker Fund, and funds donated by Susan Bennett and Alan and Marianne Schwartz (Shapero Foundation)
© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.