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The Bullring

Inscription

Dedicated, signed and dated "Pour son ami Diego Picasso, le 8.11.65."

Signed

signed

Provenance

Presented by Picasso to his physician [said to be Dr. Hepp], 1965; sold to private collector (Switzerland), 1992; with Jörg Maass (Berlin), 2003; by whom sold to MFA, 23 June 2004.

Credit Line

Virginia Herrick Deknatel Purchase Fund, and museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Samuel Putnam Avery Fund, Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, and Harvey D. Parker Fund, and funds donated by Susan Bennett and Alan and Marianne Schwartz (Shapero Foundation)

Copyright

© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

about 1959–60, dedicated 1965

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Zervos

Dimensions

Image: 35 x 49.3 cm (13 3/4 x 19 7/16 in.) Sheet (unfolded): 35 x 98.6 cm (13 3/4 x 38 13/16 in.) Framed: 54.6 x 74.6 x 3.2 cm (21 1/2 x 29 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.248

Medium or Technique

Brush with ink and ink wash on thick wove paper

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