Created in 1953, this round/square plate of white earthenware clay with engraving covered with oxidized paraffin and highlights with oxides under glaze (brown, green, yellow, blue, black) is from the edition of 200. This work is stamped with the ‘MADOURA PLEIN FEU’ and ‘EMPREINTE ORIGINALE DE PICASSO’ pottery stamps on the reverse.
Signature: This work is stamped with the 'MADOURA PLEIN FEU' and 'EMPREINTE ORIGINALE DE PICASSO' pottery stamps on the reverse.
- Ramié, Alain. Picasso Catalogue of the edited ceramic works 1947-1971. Madoura: 1988. Listed and illustrated as catalogue raisonné no. 197.
About Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881-1973, Malaga, Spain, based in Paris and Mougins, France
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