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Title:

Cubist head [Portrait of Fernande]

Maker(s) &
Production:

Picasso, Pablo, painter, Spanish artist, 1881-1973, Paris, Colmar

Production
Note:

Probably painted in Paris.

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1909 circa 1910
Probably Autumn, perhaps Spring

School/Style(s):

French; Spanish

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 66, cm
width, 53, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1974; Hunter, Alastair

Provenance:

Sir Michael Sadler; with the Leicester Galleries; with the Zwemmer Gallery, 1951, from whom bought [£2,000] by Dr Alastair Hunter

Inscription:

signature; upper right; Picasso

Exhibition(s):

Selected Paintings Drawings and Sculptures from the collection of the late Sir Michael Sadler. 1944-01-07 - 1944-02-10
Venue: Leicester Galleries, London?
Notes: as 'Head of the artist, 1911', reproduced
Catalogue number: 127

Picasso Retrospective. 1960
Venue: Tate Gallery, London?
Catalogue number: 50

Documentation:

Zervos, Christian. 1961. Pablo Picasso.Colmar, Paris:
i, pl. 219

Scrase, David. Pablo Picasso, Bust of a woman, 1909-10.Cambridge (Cambs.):
Source Title: The Cambridge Review(29-1982)
p. 129-130

Accession:

Object Number: PD.13-1974
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 2835; input: 2000-03-09; modified: 2014-02-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2835