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Auction Preview: Modern Works on Paper at Christie’s, Paris, Mar 22

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973): Embrace. Black chalk on board. Size 14 x 10 1/8 in. Estimate: EUR 1,500,000 - EUR 2,500,000 (USD 1,841,213 - USD 3,068,689)
(Courtesy: Christie's)

What: Modern Works on Paper

Where: Christie’s, 9 Avenue Matignon 75008 Paris, France.

When: March 22, 2018 at 04.00 PM

Public Viewing: March 16, 10.00 AM – 06.00 PM; March 17, 03.00 PM  – 06.00 PM; March 18, 02.00 PM – 06.00 PM, March 19, 10.00 AM – 06.00 PM, 20 Mar, 10.00 PM – 06.00 PM, 21 Mar, 10.00 AM – 06.00 PM, 22 Mar, 10.00 AM – 12.00 PM

Top lots of the sale:

- Pablo Picasso (1881-1973): Embrace. Black chalk on board. Size 14 x 10 1/8 in. Estimate: EUR 1,500,000 - EUR 2,500,000 (USD 1,841,213 - USD 3,068,689)

- Francis Picabia (1879-1953): Quadrilogy in love. Pastel, India ink, wash and pencil on tinted paper ugly down on board. Size 45 7/8 x 35 ¾ in. Estimate: EUR 350,000 - EUR 500,000 (USD 429,616 - USD 613,738)

- Joan Miró (1893-1983): Untitled. Gouache, watercolor and ink on paper. Size 30 ½ x 22 in. Estimate: EUR 250,000 - EUR 350,000 (USD 306,869 - USD 429,616)

- Paul Cézanne (1839-1906): Houses near a bridge, Montagne Sainte-Victoire. Watercolor and pencil on paper. Size 14¼ x 21 5/8 in. Estimate: EUR 180,000 - EUR 250,000 (USD 220,946 - USD 306,869)

Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894): Vegetable garden, Yerres. Pastel on paper. Size 17 x 22 in. Estimate: EUR 150,000 - EUR 250,000 (USD 184,121 - USD 306,869)

- Pablo Picasso (1881-1973): Still life with pipe and dice. Collage, pencil, ink and gouache on paper. Size 3 7/8 x 3 ¼ in. Estimate: EUR 120,000 - EUR 180,000 (USD 147,297 - USD 220,946)

- Paul Gauguin (1848-1903): Tahitian head (front / back). One-color heightened with gouache and ink (front); ink and wash on Japan paper (verso). Size 11 5/8 x 8 ¼ in. Estimate: EUR 120,000 - EUR 180,000 (USD 147,297 - USD 220,946)

- Pablo Picasso (1881-1973): Portrait of André Level. Pencil on paper. Size 14 x 10 ½ in. Estimate: EUR 100,000 - EUR 200,000 (USD 122,748 - USD 245,495)

- Pablo Picasso (1881-1973): Naked asleep. Graphite on paper. Size 10 ¼ x 13 ¾ in. Estimate: EUR 100,000 - EUR 150,000 (USD 122,748 - USD 184,121)

- Leon Spilliaert (1881-1946): Democracy on the move. Colored pencil, watercolor, ink and wash on paper. Size 16 ½ x 20 ½ in. Estimate: EUR 100,000 - EUR 150,000 (USD 122,748 - USD 184,121)

- Pablo Picasso (1881-1973): Homme et femme nus (Man and woman naked). India ink and wash on paper. Size 10 x 13 in. Estimate: EUR 100,000 - EUR 150,000 (USD 122,748 - USD 184,121)

- Salvador Dalí (1904-1989): The bath, study for "The Odyssey". Gouache, watercolor and ink on paper. Size 22 1/8 x 30 ¼ in. Estimate: EUR 100,000 - EUR 140,000 (USD 122,748 - USD 171,847)

- Odilon Redon (1840-1916): Two women's heads or Satan and the statue. Charcoal, smudge, chalk and ink on tinted paper. Size 13 ¾ x 13 7/8 in. Estimate: EUR 80,000 - EUR 120,000 (USD 98,198 - USD 147,297)

- Salvador Dalí (1904-1989): Study for "The Madonna of Port-Lligat". Watercolor, gouache and sanguine on paper. Size 20 5/8 x 15 ¼ in. Estimate: EUR 80,000 - EUR 120,000 (USD 98,198 - USD 147,297)

- Zao Wou-Ki (1920-2013): Untitled. Watercolour on paper. Size 13 x 19 5/8 in. Estimate: EUR 80,000 - EUR 120,000 (USD 98,198 - USD 147,297)

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