Pablo Picasso's "Bibi la Purée" Signed Portrait Depiction - Enamel on Copper, Framed Painting Details: Enamel on Copper Plaque Depicting Picasso's portrait of Bibi la Purée of 1901. Tile is 4" x 5" surrounded by 1/2" metal frame in 8" x 9" x 1.5" wood frame with metal artist plaque.Bibi la Purée was popular in the bohemian circles of Montmartre and the Latin Quarter. A former actor turned vagabond, he was affable and eccentric and survived by shining shoes, stealing umbrellas and drinking absinthe. He occasionally acted as private secretary to the poet Paul Verlaine, who dedicated a sonnet to him. It is in very good condition with typical minor blemishes, but overall very clean. See photos for a better idea of condition. The item you see pictured is the actual item up for sale. These are not stock photos. What you see is what you get. We do our best to provide any information and describe our items as accurately as possible. Your satisfaction is our goal. Feel free to ask any questions you may have.
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