Lot 227: PABLO PICASSO | Tête au masque (A. R. 362)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Terre de faïence plate partially glazed and painted, 1956, numbered 75/200, inscribed 'F. 200', with the Empreinte Originale de Picasso and Madoura stamps
The ceramic is in generally good condition, with an approximately 5 inch diagonal hairline crack on the reverse, not visible from the front. Surface soiling and a few unobtrusive chips in the glaze.
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Dimensions: diameter: 300 mm 11 3/4 in