Man Ray (American, 1890-1976)
Picasso at Juan Les Pins, 1926; Gelatin silver print (vintage); 4 3/4" x 4 1/4"; Provenance: Rosa Covarrubias; The Adriana Williams Collection Note: Miguel and Rosa Covarrubias were close friends of Man Ray, who to taught Rosa how make photograms. He gave her this photo of Picasso which originally appeared in the April 1928 issue of Vanity Fair magazine.
Sale Price: $13,750
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
"Picasso" written in ink on verso. Hinged at top to mat board. Several light scratches and light bends, a few small indentations, along eyes and above ear.