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Tête d'homme by Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

Tête d'homme, 1921

Pastel on paper
68.9 x 53.7 cm (27.13 x 21.14 in)
Works on Paper
Unique artwork
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Momentum 12M
Last recorded sale at Christie's, New York (03 Nov 2010)

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Past Sales
ImageSale dateAuction houseLocationSale nameLot No.EstimatePrice SoldConditionTitle
Nov 3, 2010
Christie'sNew YorkImpressionist and Modern Evening Sale26
$****** - ******
Tête d'homme
Artwork Description

Works on Paper


68.9 x 53.7 cm (27.13 x 21.14 in)


pastel on paper


signed 'Picasso' (lower right)


Marie Cuttoli, Paris (by 1951). M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York. Mr. and Mrs. George Friedland, Merion, Pennsylvania.

Private collection, Japan.

Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York.

Acquired from the above by the present owner.


New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., Picasso: An American Tribute, April-May 1962, no. 19 (illustrated). The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Collects Twentieth Century, October-November 1963, p. 29 (illustrated, p. 31).


C. Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Paris, 1951, vol. 4, no. 336 (illustrated, pl. 130). W. Boeck and J. Sabartes, Picasso, New York, 1955, p. 386, no. 194. The Picasso Project, ed., Picasso's Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture: Neoclassicism I, 1920-1921, San Francisco, 1995, p. 252, no. 21-269 (illustrated). J. Palau i Fabre, Picasso 1917-1926, Cologne, 1999, p. 302 (illustrated, pl. 1123).