and Glue Residue on Canvas Edge
After the painting
was lined and tacked to the stretcher,
tape was adhered with animal glue to
the edges of the lined canvas. Some
this glue spilled over onto the surface
of the original canvas and has subsequently
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon.
1907. Oil on canvas, 8' x 7' 8"
(243.9 x 233.7 cm). Acquired through
the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest. ©
2003 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists
Rights Society (ARS), New York