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Lot #238

Artist Pablo Picasso
Title Minotaur Attacking an Amazon [Minotaure Attaquant une Amazone]
Media etching on paper
Dated 1933
Size 7.5 x 10.25 in. / 19 x 26 cm.
Frame Size 17.25 x 20 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
inscribed 'Paris 23 Mai XXXIII' in plate upper right; on paper with Picasso watermark; framed with archival mat and special glass

Reference
plate 87 of the Vollard Suite with an edition of 260 plus 50; catalogue #195 in Picasso, Volume 1, Catalogue of the Printed Graphic Work, 1904-1967 by Georges Bloch)

Provenance
from an Edmonton estate

Hammer $4,000 Estimate $4,000/$6,000

Biographical Information
Pablo Picasso ~ [1881-1973] Spanish
see Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 6, pg. 656-660; biography in Contemporary Artists, ed.J.Cerrito, pg.919, St. James Press; Pablo Picasso, Catalogue of the Printed Grasee; Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 6, pg. 656-660; biography in Contemporary Artists, ed.J.Cerrito, pg.919, St. James Press; Pablo Picasso, Catalogue of the Printed Graphic Work 1904-1972, by G.Bloch, 4 volumes, Berne, Editions Kornfeld, 1972-1998; Picasso, Sixty Years of Graphic Arts [Dunkelman Gallery?] circa 1966; Picasso Lithographs, by H.Cantz, Cantz Publishers, 2000

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