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Artist: Pablo Picasso, Spanish, active France, 1881–1973
Subject: Fernande Olivier, French, 1881–1966

Head of a Woman

1906–7

Red gouache and black India ink

sheet: 63.5 × 47.5 cm (25 × 18 11/16 in.)
Gift of Katherine S. Dreier to the Collection Société Anonyme
1949.83
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Washington Square Gallery, until 1915 [?]; John Quinn Collection; from which purchased in 1927 by Marcel Duchamp; Collection Société Anonyme, until 1949; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Susan Greenberg Fisher et al., Picasso and the Allure of Language, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2009), 38–46, no. 3, 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.