American & 20th-21st Century International Art

October 05, 2017

LOT 107

Lot 107

Francoise Gilot (1921- )

Francoise Gilot (1921- )
Lot 107 Details
Francoise Gilot (1921- ), French


Mixed-media on paper; signed lower right
25.5 x 20 ins — 64.8 x 50.8 cms

Estimate $1,500-$2,500

Realised: $1,320
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Francoise Gilot (1921- )
  • Francoise Gilot (1921- )
  • Francoise Gilot (1921- )

Private Collection, Toronto


The artist was one of Picasso’s mistresses and the mother of Paloma and Claude. Gilot met Picasso in 1943 and had a passionate relationship with him for ten years.


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LOT 107

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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