May 06, 2021 - Sale 2566

Sale 2566 - Lot 309

Price Realized: $ 17,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 20,000 - $ 30,000

Glazed terre-de-faïence plate painted in green, blue, yellow and white, 1953. 235 mm; 9 1/4 inches (diameter). The unique prototype molded and painted by Picasso before the edition of 300. With the Madoura Plein Feu and Empreinte Originale de Picasso stamps, verso.

Ex-collection Succession Picasso, Jacqueline Picasso, Mougins; thence by descent to Catherine Hutin, Paris; acquired from the former by Ernst Beyeler, Riehen; sold Christie's, London, June 21, 2011, sale 7976, lot 301 to Leslie J. Sacks, Los Angeles; Estate of Leslie J. Sacks, Los Angeles, 2013.

Exhibited Galerie Beyeler, Basel, "Pablo Picasso, Keramik und Grafik," October 2008-January 2009, no. 16 (illustrated).

Claude Picasso has confirmed that this is a unique work and comes from the Succession Picasso. Ramié 202.