Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)
Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil, 1968, from Séries 347, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1969, edition of 50 (Bloch, 1786; Baer et al., 1803 Bb1). Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r., numbered "47/50" in pencil l.l., dated "2.9.68 II" (reversed) in the plate. Etching on Rives paper with watermark, plate size 5 7/8 x 8 1/8 in. (14.8 x 20.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, pale mat burn, handling crease to image at left edge, masking tape and/or residue to edges on verso, pencil annotations to verso.
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