Study of a Seated Nude and Head of a Woman for the painting 'Les Demoiselles d'Avignon' by Pablo Picasso

A preparatory study for 'Les Desmoiselles d'Avigon',1907.

Details

Medium:
Red, orange & pink bodycolour & watercolour
Dimensions:
62.6 x 46 cm
Art Fund grant:
£60,000 ( Total: £210,000)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Private vendor

On paper watermarked 'Ingres 1871'.

Provenance

Douglas Cooper, Chateau de Castille. Jean-Claude Bellier, Paris. Monsieur Weill, Paris. Acquired by present owner in 1968.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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