Artist Pablo Picasso, Spanish, 1881-1973
Printer Louis Fort, French
Publisher Ambroise Vollard, French, 1867-1939
Title
  • Peintre devant son chevalet
  • Painter in Front of his Easel (translated title)
  • Plate 12, Le chef-d'oeuvre inconnu (alternate title)
  • Le chef-d'oeuvre inconnu (series title)
Date 1927
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 5/8 × 10 7/8 inches (19.4 × 27.6 cm)
Sheet: 9 3/4 × 13 inches (24.8 × 33 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 60.84.L
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
1960-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Garvey, E. The Artist and the Book, 1860-1960 in Western Europe and the United States. Boston,1961, no. 225.