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Pablo Picasso. Three Women at the Spring. Fontainebleau, summer 1921

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Three Women at the Spring

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881–1973)

Fontainebleau, summer 1921
Oil on canvas
6' 8 1/4" x 68 1/2" (203.9 x 174 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Allan D. Emil
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
John Quinn, New York. Acquired from the artist through Henri Pierre Roché, May 1922 - in Quinn's collection until his death in 1924
Estate of John Quinn, 1924 - 1926
Paul Rosenberg, Paris
Mrs. Mary / Meric Callery, New York. By 1940 - at least 1945
[Carlo Frua de Angeli, Milan (Mary Callery's second husband) ]
J. B. Neumann (Jsrael Ber Neumann), New York. By 1948
Mr. and Mrs. Allan D. Emil, New York. Purchased from J.B. Neumann, c. 1948 - 1952
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Allan D. Emil, 1952

Femmes à la fontaine
Three Women at the Fountain
Three Figures of Woman
[La Fontaine]
[Trois Femmes à la fontaine]

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