Profil au Fond Noir

Pablo Picasso
Profil au Fond Noir

Original lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper bearing a portion of the ARCHES block letter watermark.

A superb impression of the definitive state, from the edition of 50, numbered (28/50) in pencil lower left (there were six additional proofs reserved for the artist and the printer).Published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris; printed at Atelier Fernand Mourlot, Paris.

Hand-signed in pencil lower right Picasso, dated on the stone lower center “29.3.47” (in reverse)

Image size: 21 1/8 x 14 3/16 inches
Sheet size: 22 ¼ x 15 inches

March 29, 1947