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

Pablo Picasso

Night Fishing at Antibes

Antibes, August 1939

Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
6' 9" x 11' 4" (205.8 x 345.4 cm)
Credit
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
Object number
13.1952
Copyright
© 2017 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Department
Painting and Sculpture
This work is on view on Floor 5, with 8 other works online.
Pablo Picasso has 1,242 works online.
There are 2,371 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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