Sale: 533 / Modern Art Day Sale and Gerlinger Collection, Dec. 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 536

 

536
Pablo Picasso
Scène bacchique au minotaure, 1933.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 16,920
Sold:
€ 30,000 / $ 28,200

(incl. surcharge)
Scène bacchique au minotaure. 1933.
Etching.
Geiser/Baer 351 III B d (of III B d). Bloch 192. Signed. Dated and inscribed in the plate. From an edition of 260 copies on thiy type of paper. On Montval laid paper (with the "Vollard" watermark). 29.8 x 36.7 cm (11.7 x 14.4 in). Sheet: 34 x 44,5 cm (13,3 x 17,5 in).
Sheet 85 from the series "Suite Vollard". Printed by Roger Lacourière, Paris 1939. Published by Edition Vollard. [AR].
• Document of Picasso's virtuoso mastery of the etching technique.
• Made between 1930 and 1937, the "Suite Vollard" is a print masterpiece.
• Single works from the cycle are in many important public and private collections, the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Museum Ludwig in Cologne both own a complete series
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PROVENANCE: Private collection Southern Germany.




536
Pablo Picasso
Scène bacchique au minotaure, 1933.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 16,920
Sold:
€ 30,000 / $ 28,200

(incl. surcharge)