Juan Gris (Spanish, 1887-1927)

c. 1909
Pen, brush and black ink with blue pencil on paper.
Signed “GRIS” lower left.
13 5/8 x 21 1/4 in. – 34,6 x 54 cm.

Provenance: Christie’s New-York, Impressionist and Modern Art, 1 March, 2006, lot 58. Illustrated p.59 of the Christie’s catalogue.

This drawing is closely related to an illustration Gris executed circa 1909 for the publication “L’Indiscret” (Bachollet p.127).