Seated Woman, 1960

  • Pablo Picasso, Spanish, 1881-1973

Oil on canvas

  • Unframed: 57 1/2 × 45 inches (146.1 × 114.3 cm)
  • Framed: 58 5/8 × 46 1/4 × 2 inches (148.9 × 117.5 × 5.1 cm)

Bequest of W. Hawkins Ferry

1988.176

On View

  • Modern N200

Department

European Modern Art to 1950

  • Abstraction
  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Portrait
  • Woman
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Seated

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, upper left: Picasso

Inscribed, on back of canvas: 27.11.60. / III

Provenance

1962, (Samuel H. Kootz Gallery, New York, New York, USA); W. Hawkins Ferry (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA); 1988-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Picasso. Exh. cat., Samuel H. Koontz Gallery "Selected Recent Acquisitions of Twentieth-Century Art by American Museums." Burlington Magazine (July 1989): p. 515 ff (fig. II). The Detroit Institute of Arts: A Visitor's Guide. Detroit, 1995, p. 275. "The Detroit Institute of Arts: Family Art Game, You've Still Gotta Have Art." Advertising Supplement. Detroit Free Press (April 27, 1997): p. 4. Picasso, The Last Decades. Exh. cat., Art Gallery of New South Wales. New South Wales, 2002, pp. 24, 86. Picasso and Jacquwline: The Evolution of Style. Exh. cat., Pace Gallery. New York, 2014, no. 111 (ill.).

Rights Status

Pablo Picasso, Seated Woman, 1960, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of W. Hawkins Ferry, 1988.176.