Lot 89

Picasso (Pablo) ARR
Minotaure vaincu, plate 89 from La Suite Vollard, [Bloch 197; Baer 365 Bd], etching, dated 29 May 1933 in reverse within plate, signed in pencil, possibly from the edition of 50 with wider margins, total edition of 310, on Montval laid paper, one foxing mark, framed & glazed, plate 190 x 265 mm, Redfern Gallery 1967 label on verso, Paris, A. Vollard, 1939.

*** Around 1927, the famed dealer Ambroise Vollard commissioned a suite of one hundred prints, which Picasso worked on for seven years. A large number of the images in the series refer to classical mythology, and the Minotaur became a key trope.

Estimate: £5,000-£6,000