Pablo Picasso, Two Dancers, 1956 A.R. 380
|Artist:||Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)|
|Medium:||Original turned plate of white earthenware clay with engraving accentuated with glaze and black patinated|
|Edition:||From the edition of 450.|
|Signature:||Features the inscribed stamps: 'Madoura Plein Feu' and 'Edition Picasso' on verso.|
Exhibiting his love of experimenting with various art media, this piece is rendered with strong contrast and lyrical figurative elements. Set on a dark black background, the brilliant white silhouettes of figures in this piece evoke a sense of motion and activity.
Created in 1956, this is a turned plate of white earthenware clay with engraving accentuated with glaze, and a black patinated ground. From an edition of 450, this work is stamped 'Empereinted Originale de Picasso, Madoura plein feu ed' on the reverse.
Private Collection, California
Catalogue Raisonné & COA:
Pablo Picasso Two Dancers, 1956 is fully documented and referenced in the below catalogue raisonnés and text (copies will be enclosed as added documentation with the invoices that I will enclose with the sale of the work):
1. Ramié, Alain. Picasso Catalogue of the edited ceramic works 1947-1971. Madoura: Galerie Madoura, 1988. Listed and illustrated as catalogue raisonné no. 380.
2. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany this work.