ref.-No.: ml - 1003

 

pablo picasso (1881 - 1973)

“Still Life with Red Bull’s Head“, 1938

97 x 130 cm Oil on canvas

 

Zervos, No. 239

 

Note : Work subject to prior sale

 

Price: 25,0 Mio. € plus 10% commission

 

 

 

rovenance:

 

Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris Mr. And Mrs. William Burden, New York Private Collection

 

Bibliography:

 

Christina Zervos, Pablo Picasso, Editions Cahiers d’Art, Paris 1958, Volume IX, number 239. Illustrated , page 115.

Franco Russoli, Pablo Picasso, Silvano Editoriale d’Art, Milan 1958, number 79, Illustrated

Roland Penrose, Picasso: His life and work, Gollance, London 1958, page 287, plate XVIII, figure 2. Illustrated

Keith Sutton, Picasso, Spring Books, 1962, Illustrated in color

Pierre Daix, Picasso, Frederick A. Praeger, New York 1965, Illustrated in color, page 172 William Rubin, Picasso in the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, including Remainder-Interest and Promised Gifts, The Museum of Modern Art, New York 1972, page 153. Illustrated color

Timothy Hilton, Picasso, Thames and Hudson, London 1975, number 182, illustrated page 248

Kodansha Ltd., Picasso, 1981, illustrated in color, number 49

Lydia Gasman, Mistery, Magic and Love in Picasso 1925-1938; Picasso and the Surrealists Poets, Columbia University, 1982, pages 1307-1308

Carsten-Peter Warncke, Pablo Picasso 1881–1973. Benedikt Taschen, Cologne 1992, Volume II. Illustrated in color, page 418

Yasujiro Otaka, Musee Picasso, Shueisha, Tokyo 1992, Volume 4, number 37. Illustrated color.

The Picasso Project, Picasso’s Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture 1937-1939, Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, San Francisco, 1997, number 38-182, illustrated page 196

Josep Palau I Fabre, Picasso, Del Minotaur al Guernica, 1927-1939, Ediciones Poligrafa, Barcelona 2011, number 1248, illustrated page 401

 

Exhibitions:

 

Rome, Geleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, May 5 – July 5, 1953, catalogue page 39

 

Paris, Musée des Arts Decoratifs, Picasso peintures 1900 – 1955, June-October 1955, page 84, illustrated

 

This exhibition also shown in :

 

Munich, October 25-December 18, 1955

 

Cologne, Rheinisches Museum Köln Deutz, December 30 1955 – February 29, 1956 and in

 

Hamburg, Kunsthalle-Altbau, March 10 – April 29, 1956

 

New York, the Museum of Modern Art, Picasso: 75th Anniversary Exhibition, May 22 – September 8 1957, page 81 illustrated

 

This exhibition shown also in:

 

Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago, October 29 – December 8, 1957 Philadelphia, The

 

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Picasso: A Loan Exhibitons of his Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Ceramics, Prints and illustrated Books. January 8 – February 23, 1958, illustrated number 200

 

Basel, Kunstmuseum, Picasso: aus dem Museum of Modern Art, New York und Schweizer Sammlungen, June 15 – September 12, 1976, number 69, illustrated 131

 

Tokyo, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Picasso Exhibition: Retrospective 1898 – 1970, October 15 – December 4, 1977, number 48

 

This exhibition also shown in:

 

Nagoya, Aichi Museum, December 13-26, 1977 Fukuoka, Prefectural Cultural Center Museum, January 4-22, 1978 and in:

 

Kyoto, National Museum of Modern Art, January 28 – March 5, 1978

 

New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective, May 22 – September 16, 1980, Illustrated page 362

 

San Diego, San Diego Museum of Modern Art, A Selection of Paintings and Graphics by Picasso, February 21 – April 5, 1981 (no catalogue)

 

Cologne, Museum Ludwig, Picasso im zweiten Weltkrieg 1939 bis 1945, April 27 – June 19, 1988, number 1, Illustrated page 18 and 107

 

Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Picasso & Things, February 26 – May 3, 1992, number 101, Illustrated in color page 257

 

This exhibition also shown in:

 

Philadelphia, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, June 7 – August 23, 1992 and in:

 

Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, September 22 – December 28, 1992

 

Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art, Picasso: The Love and Anguish – The Road to Guernica, October 31 – December 17, 1995, number 105. Illustrated in color, page 275

 

This exhibition also shown in:

 

Tokyo, Tobu Museum of Art, December 23, 1995, March 10 199