Pablo Picasso - Visage Geometrique aux traits


Medallion made of 23 carat gold, conceived in 1956,

Pierre Hugo Reference: P.H.1426

Size: diameter: 5.5 cm, 2 1/8  in.; 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 earthenware plate of the same title and design in red earthenware clay, reference Alain Ramie 361.

Literature: Les Cypres Editeur: “Bijoux d’artistes” The gold plate of the same design is illustrated on page 153 & 176.

Picasso Hugo (a collection of 25 silver platters): The silver plater of the same design is illustrated on page 39.

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 : 1426

Certificate of Authenticity: Signed by Pierre Hugo, of Atelier Hugo, dated 21st December 2020