Pablo Picasso - Femme de profil


Offset Lithograph, in colours, on thin white wove paper, 1970, , signed by the artist in the stone and in pencil, Recto: the imprimeries reunites Lausanne stamp (Imprime en Suisse - Imprimeries reunies S.A.Lausanne - Exonere du timbre Le 21.XII.1970) , and the authentification stamp of the Musee des Arts Lausanne, verso (Reproducttion avec signature authentique de Pablo Picassom(tirage 70 ex) 15.1.1971 Musee des arts décoratifs, Lausanne)

Edition:  70 copies

Printed & Published by: Imprimeries Réunies, Lausanne

Size: 390 x 500 mms; 15 ⅜” x 19 ¾” Inches (Sheet size)

Reference: Czwiklitzer, C. (1981). Pablo Picasso Posters 1923 – 1973. Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag GmbH & Co.: München. Listed and illustrated as catalogue raisonné no. 387.

Condition: Small hold on outside edge of margin not affecting the image - otherwise in very good condition

Note: This is an “Avant les letters” poster. The final poster reads: Peintre Contemporaine dans les collections vaudoises au profit “Terre des Hommes” 9 Janvier au 7 Fevrier 1971, Musee des Arts Décoratifs, Ave Villamont 4, Lausanne”

An example of this work was sold at Sothebys 27/9/2011. That piece was extensively hand embellished with extensive additions in coloured crayons.