PABLO PICASSO (1881 - 1973) MADOURA Vase, "Mat Wood Owl (Chouette Mate)," France, des. 1958 Earthenware, incised and decorated in engobes, glazed interior Impressed MADOURA PLEIN FEU EDITION PICASSO, signed MADOURA EDITION PICASSO 119/200/49 11" x 8" Provenance: Private collection, Tennessee Literature: Alain Ramié, Picasso: Catalogue of the Edited Ceramic Works 1947-1971, 1988, p. 213 no. 405
Overall excellent condition. One minuscule fleck to edge of foot, one short tight 1/2" firing line to back of tail (in the making). Two small scuffs and one 1/8" glaze flake to rim. Condition reports are rendered as specialist opinion by the staff of the Auction House and/or independent consultants and not as statements of fact. We do not guarantee the content of written or verbal condition reports. The absence of a condition report does not imply that there are no condition issues with the lot. Please call us at (609) 397-9374 or e-mail email@example.com with any questions about this lot at least 24 hours prior to auction.