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

Girl with a Mandolin (Fanny Tellier)

Paris, late spring 1910
On view
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
39 1/2 x 29" (100.3 x 73.6 cm)
Credit
Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest
Object number
966.1979
Copyright
© 2015 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Department
Painting and Sculpture
Provenance Research Project
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
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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Pictured above: Vasily Kandinsky. Panel for Edwin R. Campbell No. 2 (detail). 1914. Oil on canvas, 64 1/8 x 48 3/8" (162.6 x 122.7 cm). Nelson A. Rockefeller Fund (by exchange). © 2009 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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