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Cubist head [Portrait of Fernande]

Picasso, Pablo (painter)

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Cubist head [Portrait of Fernande]


Picasso, Pablo (painter) [ULAN info: Spanish artist, 1881-1973]








Production Notes

Probably painted in Paris.

Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 66 cm
width: 53 cm


circa 1909 to 1910


given: Hunter, Alastair 1974 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Sir Michael Sadler; with the Leicester Galleries; with the Zwemmer Gallery, 1951, from whom bought [£2,000] by Dr Alastair Hunter


  1. signature
    Position: upper right
    Content: Picasso


  1. Zervos, Christian (1961) Pablo Picasso, Colmar, Paris
    [comments: i, pl. 219]
  2. Scrase, David Pablo Picasso, Bust of a woman, 1909-10, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 129-130]
    Source title: The Cambridge Review (29 1982)

Accession Number

PD.13-1974 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 2835; Input Date: 2000-03-09 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)