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Pablo Picasso

Peintre Chauve devant son Chevalet 

Year: 1927

Medium: Original Etching on Rives paper, an unsigned impression from the book edition

Paper size: 24.5 x 32.5 cm

Plate size: 27.8 x 19.6 cm

Printed by: Louis Fort, Paris

Published by: Ambroise Vollard, Paris, 1931

Edition: This comes from the book edition made on the 12th November 1931. There were total of 340 impressions made of which 240 examples were on vein de Rives paper (our example)

Note: This is an etching which was made to illustrate a publication of the work by Balzac, plate 6 in the table of etchings. It consisted of 2 etching by Picasso and a wood engraving by Georges Aubert after a drawing by Picasso.