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Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881–1973)
LOT ID: 73340
Trois Femmes, 1959

Linocut
25.38 х 20.88 in. (64.47 x 53.04 cm.)
Signed, by Pablo Picasso in pencil in lower right margin recto.
Print/Casting Year 1959
Edition AP aside from edition of 50
Foundry/Publisher Louise Leiris, Paris, pub.; Arnéra, Vallauris, prntr.
Lot description
Image Size: 25 3/8 x 20 7/8 inches (64.5 x 53 cm)
Sheet Size: 29 3/4 x 24 1/4 inches (75.6 x 61.6 cm)
Framed Size: 42 x 37 1/2 inches (106.7 x 95.3 cm)

This work is in excellent condition and is framed to museum-grade, conservation standards, presented in a complimentary molding and finished with linen-wrapped mats and optical grade Plexiglas.

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) is one of the most prominent and innovative artists of the last century. An early proponent of Cubism, Picasso is celebrated for his long and prolific career and for his work in several modernist idioms executed in a wide range of media. When the first artworks from Africa were exhibited in Paris, he and other Modern artists found inspiration in the elegantly simple African aesthetic and incorporated certain stylistic components into their own work. Held in the highest regard during his lifetime, retrospectives of the artist’s work have been held at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Musée Picasso in Paris, the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, the National Gallery in London, and the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid, among other institutions. Picasso is widely seen as one of the most influential artists of the 20th-century and a Modern master.

Selected Public Collections:
The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (New York, NY)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY)
Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY)
The National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.)
Museu Picasso (Barcelona, Spain)
Tate Modern (London, UK)
Trois Femmes by Pablo Picasso
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