Prints and Drawings
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Artist: Pablo Picasso, Spanish, active France, 1881–1973

Segment of Pear, Wineglass and Ace of Clubs

Spring 1914

Collage of pasted colored laid and wove papers, distemper (gesso), gouache, and graphite on cardboard

45.5 x 38.5 cm (17 15/16 x 15 3/16 in.) framed: 58.42 x 50.8 cm (23 x 20 in.)
The John Hay Whitney, B.A. 1926, Hon. M.A. 1956, Collection
1982.111.2
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gertrude Stein, Paris; the Gertrude Stein Estate c/o Alice B. Toklas, Paris, 1946-47; from whom purchased by John Hay Whitney, 1968.

Bibliography: 

Deborah Rothschild, ed., Making It New: The Art and Style of Sara and Gerald Murphy, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2007), 217, fig. 14.

Susan Greenberg Fisher et al., Picasso and the Allure of Language, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2009), 4–5, 18, 77–83, 86, no. 8, ill.

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