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PABLO PICASSO 1881-1973
Málaga 1881- 1973 Mougins (Spanish)

Title: Seated Nude | Nu Assis, 1962

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Inscribed Linocut in Colours on Arches Wove Paper

Paper size: 62 x 44 cm. / 24.4 x 17.3 in.
Image size: 35 x 27 cm. / 13.8 x 10.6 in.

Additional Information: This original linocut in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Picasso” at the lower right margin.
It is also inscribed in pencil “épreuve d’artiste” at the lower left margin. This impression is one of approximately 20 artist’s proofs aside from the standard edition of 50, only eight of the twentu artist proofs were signed by Picasso.
It was printed by Hidalgo Arnéra, Vallauris in 1962 and the edition was published by Galerie L. Leiris, Paris in 1963.
The paper bears the Arches watermark along the right margin.

Literature:
Bloch, G. (1968). Pablo Picasso: Tome I, Catalogue of the Printed Graphic Work 1904-67, Bern: Editions Kornfeld et Klipstein.
Reference: Bloch 1086
2. Baer, B. (1992). Picasso: Peintre-Graveur, Tome II, Catalogue Raisonne de l’OEuvre Grave. Bern: Editions Kornfeld.
Reference: Baer 1330 II B b

Condition: Excellent condition.