Vase, Gourd, and Fruit on a Table Artist: Pablo Picasso (Spanish, active France, 1881–1973)


Modern and Contemporary Art

Not on view

Oil on canvas


unframed: 28 3/4 × 23 9/16 in. (73 × 59.8 cm)
framed: 36 5/8 × 31 9/16 × 4 1/4 in. (93 × 80.2 × 10.8 cm)

Credit Line

John Hay Whitney, B.A. 1926, M.A. (Hon.) 1956, Collection

Accession Number



20th century


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Leo and Gertrude Stein, Paris; Gertrude Stein Estate, c/o Alice B. Toklas, Paris, 1946-1967; purchased from the Stein Estate by John Hay Whitney, 1968
  • Cécile Debray et al., Matisse, Cézanne, Picasso: L'aventure des Stein, exh. cat. (Paris: Editions de la Réunion des Musées Nationaux, 2011), 324–25, no. 141, ill
  • Isabelle Alfandary et al., The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-Garde, eds. Janet Bishop, Cécile Debray, and Rebecca A. Rabinow, exh. cat. (San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2011), 228, 279, 371, 392, 432, no. 254, Plate No. 227
  • Susan Greenberg Fisher et al., Picasso and the Allure of Language, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2009), 4–5, 18, 47–53, 65, no. 4, ill
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Object/Work type

abstract (general art genre), still lifes


fruit gourds vases


not signed or dated

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