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Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)

Lot 43: Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Christie's

May 2, 2006
New York, NY, US

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Description

Le repos
dated '22-1-XXXII' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
63 3/4 x 51 1/4 in. (162 x 130 cm.)
Painted on 22 January 1932

Artist or Maker

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Exhibited

Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, Picasso, 1932, no. 220.
Zurich, Kunsthaus, Picasso, 1932, no. 209.
Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'arte Moderna, Pablo Picasso, 1953, no. 72.
Milan, Palazzo Reale, Pablo Picasso, 1953, no. 62.
New York, Museum of Modern Art; and Paris, Grand Palais, Picasso et le portrait, 1996-1997, pp. 345-348, 355.
Forth Worth, Kimbell Art Museum, Matisse and Picasso: A Gentle Rivalry, 1999.
Vienna, Kunstforum; and Tübingen, Kunsthalle, Picasso: Figur und Porträt, Hauptwerke aus der Sammlung Bernard Picasso, September 2000-June 2002, pp. 138-139, no. 52 (illustrated in color, p. 139).
Malaga, Museo Picasso, 30 obras de Picasso, 2004-2005, pp. 50-51, no. 13 (illustrated in color).

Literature

C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Paris, 1955, vol. 7, no. 361 (illustrated, pl. 156).
The Picasso Project, ed., Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture: Surrealism 1930-1936, San Francisco, 1997, p. 89, no. 32-007.
Y.-A. Bois, Matisse and Picasso, Paris, 1998, p. 73, no. 61 (illustrated in color).
B. Léal, C. Piot and M.-L. Bernadac, The Ultimate Picasso, New York, 2003, p. 270, no. 644.
E. Cowling, Picasso: Style and Meaning, London, 2002, pp. 490 and 668, no. 103 (illustrated in color, no. 455).

Provenance

Estate of the artist.
Private collection, France.

Notes

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION

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