Pablo Picasso Two Nudes 1906

  • MoMA, Floor 5, 502 The Alfred H. Barr, Jr. Galleries
Conté crayon on paper
24 3/8 x 18 5/8" (62 x 47.3 cm)
The Joan and Lester Avnet Collection
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© 2024 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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? - October 12, 1960, Jacques Sarlie, New York, sold at auction, Important Modern Paintings and Drawings...The Property of Jacques Sarlie, Esq. of New York City and of the Jacques Sarlie Foundation, New York City, Sotheby & Co., London, October 12, 1960, lot 8.
By February 1961 - [1963], Marlborough Fine Art, New York/London (stock no. NOL 1998, 6B 543), probably purchased at Sarlie auction.
[1963] - February 1966, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York.
February 1966 - 1985, Joan and Lester Avnet (collection no. 66.41), New York/Palm Beach, purchased from/through Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York.
1985, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as gift from Joan Avnet Fischbach.

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