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La Celestine en Action: Racolage

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973, Spanish)

Etching on Richard-de-Bas paper

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)  La Celestine en Action: Racolage, 1968

Pablo Picasso
La Celestine en Action: Racolage


Date: 1968
Medium: Etching on Richard-de-Bas paper 
Dimensions: Plate: 120 x 187 mm. 4 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.  Sheet: 162 x 203 mm. 6 3/8 x 8 in.
References: Baer 1579 B (of C), c (of d), as illustration LX of the 1971 edition of Fernando Rojas’ novel La Celestine; Bloch 1563
Edition: Edition printed by Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, January 1971
Annotation: Dated in the plate “14.5.68 I” in reverse top right
Watermark: “LA CELESTINE”
Provenance: Centaur Galleries, Las Vegas; to Private collection, U.S.A.; 2010 to David Tunick, Inc.
Condition: Fine impression, excellent condition with deckle edge