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

Hercule tue la centaure Nessus (Hercules Killing the Centaur Nessus), from Ovid’s Metamorphoses

September 20, 1930

Etching

platemark: 31.12 x 22.07 cm (12 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.) sheet: 33.97 x 26.19 cm (13 3/8 x 10 5/16 in.)
Katharine Ordway Fund
1983.60
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Purchased in 1983 by Gallery from William H. Schab Gallery, 11 E. 57 Street, NYC

Bibliography: 

Susan Greenberg Fisher et al., Picasso and the Allure of Language, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2009), 97, 112–18, no. 13, ill.

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