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Le Viol XII (The Rape)
  • Pablo Picasso
    1881–1973
    born: Málaga, Spain ; died: Mougins, France ; active: France
  • Le Viol XII (The Rape), 1933
  • Vollard Suite
  • Where object was made: Spain
  • etching, drypoint, aquatint
  • Paper Type: heavy cream laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 195 x 274 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 340 x 439 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 10 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 17 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Richard Cummings
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0208
Description
Exhibitions

Nude man on top of nude woman, woman's face upside down, in profile, but with eye depicted as if from frontal view. Three-quarter view of man's face, bearded with curly hair.