Pablo Picasso - Joueur de flute et cavaliers


Medallion made of 23 carat gold, conceived in 1956

Pierre Hugo Reference: P.H.1410 (Numbered verso)

Size: diameter: 5.2 cm, 2 1/16  in.; 2684 grs circa

Edition: 20 (numbered verso); plus two exemplaires d’artiste and 8 HC copies numbered ⅓ and I/V

Note: Conceived in 1956 and executed in gold by François and Pierre Hugo.

In the same year that this was made Picasso created, at the Madoura pottery workshop in Vallauris, a White earthenware plate of the same title and design in white earthenware clay, reference Alain Ramie 340 , Bloch 105

Literature: Pierre Hugo & Claire Siaud, Bijoux d'artistes: Hommage à François Hugo, Aix-en-Provence 2001, no. 1410, p. 153 and 169 (in silver). Picasso Hugo (a collection of 25 silver platters):The silver plater of the same design is illustrated on page 27.

Certificate of Authenticity: Signed by Pierre Hugo, of Atelier Hugo, dated 4th December 2020

Stamps verso:

  1. The signature stamp of Pablo Picasso
  2. The blindstamp of Master Pierre Hugo
  3. The Hallmark of 1st Title de la Guarantee de Marseille
  4. The Edition number : 7/20
  5. The reference number of Ateliers Hugo