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Lot 151Pablo Picasso
VISAGE (A.R. 288)
Painted and partially glazed (interior only) white ceramic pitcher, 1955, incised Edition Picasso Madoura and with the Edition Picasso and Madoura Plein Feu pottery stamps on the base.
Height 12 1/8 inches; 308 mm.

C Estate of Jeanne Frank

Sold for $7,500
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Appears to have been professionally restored, including repair and restoration to the mouth and spout (overpainted on the interior of the mouth and spout), with fracture line visible both at the interior and exterior of part of the spout and mouth; the brown wavy scroll at the mouth and the black wavy scroll on the handle appear to be enhanced; there seems to be an edition of paint across the top of the handle and there is some cream colored infilling at the base of the handle. There is some unobtrusive minor soiling and scuffs, and a few unobtrusive shallow nicks to the rim of the underside.

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