Lot 224: PABLO PICASSO | Lampe femme (see A. R. 294-295, 298-299)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Terre de faïence vase, 1955, a variant, aside from the editions of 100 or 200, inscribed 'Edition Picasso', with the d'Après Picasso and Madoura stamps
The ceramic is in good condition apart from minor surface soiling and unobtrusive scuffs in the figure's face. Also with a minor chip on the base. (Two small, inconspicuous inconsistencies, one in the black paint of the circular element and another in the black and brown paint towards the base.)
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Dimensions: height: 380 mm 15 in