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Pablo Picasso - Minotaure caressant une femme

Pablo Picasso Minotaure caressant une femme

Reclining Sculptor and Model with Mask

Autoportrait sous trois formes: Peintre couronne, sculpteur en buste et Minotaure amoureux

Medium: Original Etching, Paris, 18th May 1933 , on small Montval Fillegree paper,  with Vollard watermark signature, signed by the artist in pencil, 

Edition: 260 


Bloch, Georges. (GB.79) - 1968-1979. Pablo Picasso, catalogue de l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié, 4 vol. No


Berne: Kornfeld and Klipstein. (I:191)

Bois, Yve-Alain, ed. 2008. Picasso Harlequin 1917-1937. Milano: Skira. (V 33)

Bolliger, Hans & Bernhard Geiser. 1956, 1977, 1994. Picasso's Vollard Suite. London: Thames and

Hudson. (84)

Boudaille, Georges, Marie-Laure Bernadac, & Marie-Pierre Gauthier.(GB.87) 1987. Picasso. New York:

Longmeadow Press. (308)

Clair, Jean, ed. 2001. Picasso Érotique. New York: Prestel. (156)

Esteban Leal, Paloma. 2000-2001. Picasso / Minotauro. Madrid: Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina

Sofía. (10)

Florman, Lisa Carol. 2000. Myth and Metamorphosis: Picasso's Classical Prints of the 1930's. Cambridge

MA.: MIT Press. (4.2)

Geiser, Bernhard and Brigitte Baer. [GB.96] (Ba) 1986-1996. Picasso: Peintre Graveur, Catalogue

raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé et des monotypes, 7 vols. Berne: Kornfeld. (350)

Goeppert, Sebastian & Herma Goeppert-Frank (G.G.87) 1987. L Minotauromachie de Pablo Picasso.

Geneva: Patrick Cramer. (32p)

Mallen, Enrique, ed. (OPP)1997-2015. Online Picasso Project. Sam Houston State University. (33:005)


Size: 44.5 x 34 (paper size) ;  297 x 365 mms (plate size)

OURS 44.3 x 34.2;  Plate size 29.8 x 36.7 

Public Collections:

British Museum, London. The Museum recently acquired a complete series of the Vollard Suite which includes this work. They were all on public display in 2012 in the Department of prints and drawings

Musee Picasso, Paris, France


  1. Park West Gallery, Michigan, USA
  2. Private Collection, Toronto, Canada