• $55 Million USD Picasso Painting Spotlights Christie's Reformatted Evening Sales

    14 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Following Christie's announcement last month, as they debut two reformatted evening auctions during its 20th/21st century art week this May, a Pablo Picasso portrait titled Femme assise près d'une fenêtre from 1932, will be up for auction. Picasso met Marie-Thérèse Walter when she was only 17-years-old, while still living with his ex-wife Olga Khoklova. She became the Spanish artist's muse as well as the mother of his first daughter, Maya. Walter also inspired one of his most celebrated pieces Vollard Suite completed from 1930-1937. Their relationship ended once Picasso met Dora Maar in...
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