Nov 03, 2015 - Sale 2396

Sale 2396 - Lot 595

Price Realized: $ 12,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 15,000 - $ 20,000

Color aquatint and etching, 1930. 650x425 mm; 25 5/8x16 3/4 inches, full margins. Artist's proof, aside from the edition of 200, before the additional work on the basket weave and the cloth in the basket, the delineation of the mother's and child's fingers and the shading in the background. Signed by Picasso in blue crayon, lower right. Etched and printed by Jacques Villon. Published by Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris. A very good, well-inked impression of this scarce proof, with strong colors and contrasts. Ginestet/Pouillon 670 (Villon).