Portrait of Dora Maar


Pablo Picasso, Spanish, b. Málaga, 1881–1973

Graphite on paper, 30 9/16 x 22 7/16 in. (77.5 x 57 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4043

Dora Maar
Vladimir Golschmann, New York by June 1958
Heinz Berggruen, Paris, by September 1959
Paul Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills, California, to 13 April 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 13 April 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART. The Vladimir Golschmann collection (Baltimore, 1958), cat. no. 16, p. 12, ill. p. 6.
HAMBURG KUNSTHALLE. Französische Zeichnungen des XX. Jahrhunderts (Hamburg, 1959), cat. no. 248, p. 26.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART. Picasso's Weeping Women: The Years of Marie-Therese Walter and Dora Maar, 1994, with tour to METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART and ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, color plate p. 229.
COMPLESSO DEL VITTORIANO, Rome. "Picasso Harlequin," 11 October 2008-8 February 2009, no. 75, p. 262, ill. p. 263.

Published References:
GETTINGS, FRANK. "Forum: Picasso's `Portrait of Dora Maar'," Drawing 7/1 (May-June 1985), p. 10, ill.
DEMETRION, JAMES, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1996), ill. n.p.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Spanish Modernism

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