Portrait of Mr Albert Clinton 'Bertie' Landberg by Pablo Picasso

Portrait of Mr Albert Clinton 'Bertie' Landberg.

Details

Medium:
Graphite on paper
Dimensions:
32 x 24 cm
Art Fund grant:
£8,000 ( Total: £56,250; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
Lord Phillimore

Landsberg was the son of the financial adviser to the Emperor of Brazil. This drawing is a classic example of Picasso's neo-classic manner, and complements the softer line he used in his drawing of Lydia Lopokova made in 1919, which the museum acquired with the help of the Art Fund in 1989.

Provenance

The sitter, by bequeathed to Lord Phillimore 1965.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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