Property from a Private Collection, St. Simons Island, GA
Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Peintre et sa Toile avec un Modele Assis,Aquatint & Drypoint, 2nd State, Bloch 1221, pencil signed lower right, depicting artist and model in artist's studio, the back with stamp 'Succ. Pablo Picasso Coll. Marina Picasso' and various pencil inscriptions of numbers. Note: Marina Picasso (Spanish, b. 1950) is the artist's granddaughter; her collection (composed of roughly 400 paintings and close to 7,000 illustrations and sculptures) was inherited after the artist's death. Frame size: 24 1/2 in. x 28 1/2 in.
Provenance: purchased from Franklin Bowles Galleries, San Francisco, 1999 for $23,950.