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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Pablo Picasso, Spanish, active France, 1881–1973

Vase, Gourd, and Fruit on a Table

1908–9

Oil on canvas

unframed: 73.03 × 59.85 cm (28 3/4 × 23 9/16 in.) framed: 93.03 × 80.17 × 25.08 cm (36 5/8 × 31 9/16 × 9 7/8 in.)
John Hay Whitney, B.A. 1926, M.A. (Hon.) 1956, Collection
1982.111.3
Geography: 
Made in Paris, France
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

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.

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.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.