Pablo Picasso - Vallauris


Medallion made of 23 carat gold, conceived in 1956, titled above and dated below

Pierre Hugo Reference: P.H.1437

Size: 2 inches (5 cms) ; 2684 grs circa

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

Note: In the same year that this was made Picasso created, at the Madoura pottery workshop in Vallauris, a White round dish made of earthenware clay, of the same title and design, reference Alain Ramie 330 & 331.

Literature: Les Cypres Editeur: “Bijoux d’artistes” : The gold medallion is illustrated and described on page 153. Picasso Hugo (a collection of 25 silver platters): The silver plater of the same design is illustrated on page 63

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 6/20
  5. The reference number of Ateliers Hugo : 1437

Certificate of Authenticity: Signed by Pierre Hugo, of Atelier Hugo, dated 1st December 2020