Málaga 1881- 1973 Mougins (Spanish)

Title: Portrait of Jacqueline in the Armchair | Portrait de Jacqueline au Fauteuil, 1966

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching and Aquatint on BFK Wove Paper

Paper size: 62.5 x 45 cm. / 24.6 x 17.7 in.

Image size: 47 x 32 cm. / 18.5 x 12.6 in.

Additional Information: This etching is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Picasso” at the lower right margin. It is also hand numbered in pencil, from the edition of 50, at the lower left margin. It is dated twice in the plate 27.4 and 26.10.66. It was printed in 1968 by the Crommelynck Brothers in France and published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris in an edition of 50 signed and numbered impressions.

Literature: 1. Bloch, G. (1968), Pablo Picasso: Tome II, Catalogue of the Printed Graphic Work 1966-69, Bern: Editions Kornfeld et Klipstein.

Reference: Bloch 1394 2. Baer, B. (1992). Picasso: Peintre-Graveur, Tome II, Catalogue Raisonne de l’OEuvre Grave. Bern: Editions Kornfeld. Reference: Baer 1416

Condition: Very good condition. Very pale mount staining in the margins. Remnants of adhesive hinging with associated staining in the upper corners, verso.