Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2 Original Etching by Pablo Picasso

Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2
Original Etching by Pablo Picasso
Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2
Framed Etching by Pablo Picasso
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Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2
Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2 Original Etching by Pablo Picasso Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2 Framed Etching by Pablo Picasso Le Cocu Magnifique Plate 2 Picasso Etching Frame Detail

Original etching in black ink on Rives wove paper by Pablo Picasso. Plate 2 from the Le Cocu Magnifique suite. The image shows a nude woman riding a horse, while onlookers watch. Dated December 7, 1966 in the plate, the work was published in 1968 with the portfolio containing the play Le Cocu Magnifique. Unnumbered. Total edition size for the unnumbered etchings is 150 (the portfolio containing the etchings was signed and numbered on the title page by the author and the artist.) (There were also 48 individually signed and numbered impressions of the etchings published.) Reference, Cramer, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books, Cramer 140. p. 338-339, Bloch, Picasso: Catalogue of the printed graphic work, 1904-1967, Vol. 1, Bloch 245, p. 265-266.

– Title: Le Cocu Magnifque Plate 2
– Artist: Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)
– Date: Plate created 1966 (printed in 1968)
– Edition: 150 unnumbered
– Image size: 8-3/4 inches H x 12-3/4 W inches (22.2 cm x 32.5 cm)
– Sheet size: 14-1/2 inches H x 19 W inches (36.8 cm x 48.2 cm)
– Frame size: 27-1/2 inches H x 31-1/4 inches W (69.8 cm x 79.4 cm)

Framed in an impressive gold tone metal finish frame with ornate finished corners. Very heavy. Matted in tan matting and complementary gold tone fillet. Covered with acrylic. Not examined apart from the frame.

Price is $2,800 USD. Certificate of Authenticity from J D Smith Fine Art. Shipment insured for purchase price. Please call or write if you have questions or wish to make a purchase.