Pablo Picasso. Night Fishing at Antibes. Antibes, August 1939

Pablo Picasso

Night Fishing at Antibes

Antibes, August 1939

Oil on canvas
6' 9" x 11' 4" (205.8 x 345.4 cm)
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
Object number
© 2017 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Pablo Picasso has 1,240 works online.
There are 2,311 paintings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Christian Zervos (1889-1970), Paris, by 1945 [1]; Carlo Frua de Angeli, Milan, by 1950 [2]; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, January 1952 (Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund).
[1] Lender to Exhibition of Paintings by Picasso and Matisse, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, December 1945 (no. 25: Night Fishing at Antibes, August 1939; M. Christian Zervos). Included in the XXIVth Biennal, Venice, 1948 (no. 21).
[2] Collection files, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

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