Lot Details

This ceramic work by Picasso features an expressive and abstract face with vibrant blue and yellow accents. The image is dynamic and playful, and is an important highlight from the artist's final intense creative burst.

This work measures 16.5 x 16.5 inches (41.9 x 41.9 cm). Conceived in 1960 and executed in an edition of 100 numbered copies, this round dish is composed of O.P. white earthenware clay, with decoration in engobes under a partial brushed glaze. The piece is painted in ivory, yellow, blue, brown, and mat black.

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Catalogue Raisonné: 446, A. Ramié
The seller has recorded the following condition for this lot:
Chips
Date: Unavailable – contact Specialist for details
Location: Small chips on the back of the piece near the edge
Notes: Chips are not visible when viewing the piece straight on/from the front. See photos provided
Degree: Minor
Patina
Further information unavailable – contact Specialist for details

Definition Key
Area
Image The central image area, composition, or focal point; the area inside the margins/plate marks.
Margin Areas bordering the central image, outside the plate marks, or the perimeter area.
Edge The farthest edge of the object.
Verso The reverse/back of the object.



Degree
Minor An existing condition which generally does not involve risk of loss.
Moderate Noticeable damage, increasing in severity and/or size; should be monitored or corrected by a conservator.
Major Distinct, recognizable damage; the stability of the work is questionable and risk is a factor. Requires the attention of a conservator.
Extreme Advanced and severe damage; work is insecure and at great risk.

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  • Pickup Location: California, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 16.5 x 16.5 in. (41.91 x 41.91 cm.)
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