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Jeune sculpteur au travail (Jeune sculpteur finissant un plâtre) (Young sculptor at work (Young sculptor finishing a plaster)) / Vollard Suite

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  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Jeune sculpteur au travail (Jeune sculpteur finissant un plâtre) (Young sculptor at work (Young sculptor finishing a plaster))

    Title (series)

    • Vollard Suite
  • Description

    Male figure with flowers in hair sculpting a female head; plate 46 of the Vollard Suite (VS 46). 23 March 1933

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1933
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 447 millimetres (sheet size)
    • Width: 340 millimetres
    • Height: 265 millimetres (image)
    • Width: 194 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Dated in reverse on plate: 'Paris 23 Mars XXXIII'
  • Curator's comments

    The titles used are Bloch's, where they differ from Baer, Baer's titles are shown in brackets.
    This print was made on 23 March 1933 in Paris

  • Bibliography

    • Bloch 1974-9 156 bibliographic details
    • Baer 1986-96 309.Bd bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Spanish XXc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    2012 May-Sep, BM, Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite, no. 46

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Purchased from Mark Rosen Fine Art acting on behalf of the heirs of Henri Petiet. Credit line on labels etc, but not mounts to read: 'Presented by the Hamish Parker Charitable Trust in memory of Major Horace Parker'.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


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