Artist Pablo Picasso, Spanish, 1881-1973
Printer Lacourière, French
Publisher Galerie Louise Leiris, French
Title
  • Le combat
  • Le combat dans l'arène (alternate title)
Date 1937
Medium drypoint and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 15 5/8 × 19 3/8 inches (39.7 × 49.2 cm)
Sheet: 17 3/8 × 26 3/8 inches (44.1 × 67 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Hal H. Smith Fund
Accession Number 46.145
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower left: Picasso
Marks Watermark: Vollard Picasso
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate in reverse, lower right: 10 octobre 37
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 2\0/50
1946-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)