Vallauris Exposition 1960(558 views)
Description: Linocut in black and silver on smooth wove, signed in pencil, aside from the edition of 170, stamped Hors Commerce and Imprimerie Arnéra Vallauris.
Condition Report: In Excellent Condition
Notes: Picasso created this linocut to commemorate the Vallauris Ceramics Exhibition of 1960. Picasso worked with the Ramie family at Madoura Ceramics in Vallauris, to create an incredible collection of unique and editioned ceramics. The pigeon, featured on the poster, is an hommage to the artist's father who was an art teacher in Spain whose favored subject was the pigeon.
Dimensions: 25 x 20 5/8 inches
Artist or Maker: Picasso, Pablo
Literature: Reference: Bloch 1290, Baer 1268