Pablo Picasso, Portrait de Jacqueline de Face. I, 1961
Artist: Pablo Picasso, 1881-1973
Title: Portrait de Jacqueline de Face. I
Medium: Linoleum cut printed in colors on Arches paper
Description: A rare impression only partially printed on the right of the image in brown over a light brown background on watermarked Arches paper. Picasso expert Brigitte Baer's second state of three. Baer records two impressions, but neither are only partially printed. From a complete set of working states for this subject, including a final state, signed by the artist. A total of eight impressions that illustrate the creative methodology by which Picasso, with the close involvement of the printer, worked his way in linoleum cut towards a finished image. Printed by Imprimerie Arnéra, Vallauris. Stamped in ink verso, “Imprimerie Arnéra / Non Signé / Archives”.
Reference: Bloch 1064; Baer 1278 II.
Dimensions: 29 3/5 x 24 1/2 in.
Inventory Number: 912806Categories: Museum Quality, Pablo Picasso Tag: Linoleum Cut