Bouquet de Fleurs
offset lithograph in colors on BFK Rives paper,
sheet: 25 1/8 x 19 1/4 inches frame: 33 1/2 x 26 5/8 inches
pencil signed lower left: Picasso, and numbered under the right arm: 8/100, signed and dated in the plate lower right: Picasso 21.8.58. Number on the verso of the sheet in type: 178
Far Gallery New York label verso at top of frame cardboard with inventory number written in ink upper left corner. The Far Gallery opened in 1934 in New York concentrating on signed and numbered prints of original graphic art, they worked to promote the art of posters as Fine Art in the eye of the public.
Conditiion: In overall good condition. When examined out of the frame the sheet has severe mat burn around the entire image. The sheet is time stained throughout but is not laid down, it is hinged at the top with both old and new archival tape. Would benefit from being re-framed.
Up for Auction on April 17, 2021
Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000