Lot 233: PABLO PICASSO | Grosse tête, profil droit (A. R. 536)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Terre de faïence sculpture, 1965, numbered 28/50, with the Edition Picasso and Madoura stamps
The ceramic is in good condition. It is secured to a wooden base (some very minor residue from wood on ceramic base). With an inconspicuous hairline crack in the torso (approx. 1/2 inch), a tiny chip in the head and a small scratch on the reverse of the head.
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Dimensions: height: 283 mm 11 1/8 in