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Pablo Picasso. Girl with a Mandolin (Fanny Tellier). Paris, late spring 1910

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Girl with a Mandolin (Fanny Tellier)

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881–1973)

Paris, late spring 1910
Oil on canvas
39 1/2 x 29" (100.3 x 73.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Wilhelm Uhde, Paris (art dealer, 1874-1947). 1910-1914
Uhde collection and gallery stock sequestered in 1914 by French Government as property of a German enemy. Auction sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, Collection Uhde: Tableaux modernes. Vente de biens allemands, May 30, 1921, no. 44
Danish collector, Copenhage [possibly Christian Tetzen-Lund]. Purchased at Uhde auction, May 1921
Paul Rosenberg, Paris. Purchased from Danish collector and sold to Breton right away
André Breton, Paris. Purchased from Paul Rosenberg
René Gaffé (d. 1968), Bruxelles. Purchased from Breton – 1938
Roland Penrose, London. Purchased from Gaffé, 1938 – 1956
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York. Purchased from Penrose, 1956 – 1979
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest, 1979

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