Original price was: $19,850.Current price is: $13,500.

Pablo Picasso

An original Pablo Picasso lithograph print.



Original lithograph printed in black ink on Arches wove paper.

Signed and dated on the stone lower right Picasso 23 mai 50

A superb trial proof impression (one of only two such proofs recorded by the Picasso Project), apart from the 6 proofs of Mourlot’s first state, and the 6 proofs and signed and numbered edition of 50 of Mourlot’s second and final state (and apart from the poster edition), annotated in pencil in the margin lower left “188 entre 1 et 2 etat”. Commissioned as the illustration for a poster advertising the 1950 International Youth Conference to Ban Atomic Weapons. Published by the review Les Partisans de la Paix; printed at Atelier Fernand Mourlot, Paris.

Catalog: Bloch 675; Mourlot 188; Reusse 543; Güse/Rau 502A; Picasso Project 188 trial proof

19 5/8 x 25 ½ inches

Sheet Size: 22 ¼ x 30 1/8 inches