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Artist: Pablo Picasso, Spanish, active France, 1881–1973

Large Bird, Black Face

1951

White earthenware clay with decoration in engobes, knife engraved

54.5 × 43 cm (21 7/16 × 16 15/16 in.)
Katharine Ordway Collection
1980.12.46
Geography: 
Made in France
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

Lesley K. Baier, The Katharine Ordway Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1983), 108, 111, no. 74.

Susan Greenberg Fisher et al., Picasso and the Allure of Language, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2009), 240.

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