DescriptionFRANCIS PICABIA (French, 1879-1953)
Contre l'embarras, 1924
Watercolor and pencil on paper
13 x 10 inches (33.0 x 25.4 cm)
Signed and dated lower right: Francis Picabia 1924
Inscribed lower left: Contre l'embarras / de mon coeur qui a brisé la glace
Diderot, October 1964;
Private collection, New York.
This drawing will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné de l'Oeuvre de Francis Picabia being prepared by the Comité Picabia and is accompanied by a photo-certificate from the Comité Picabia, issued March 16, 2015.
Tape residue along top edge verso; discoloration along extreme paper edges; graphite mark along upper right edge; areas of slightly smudged charcoal; no other condition issues to note. Framed Dimensions 19 X 16 Inches
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