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Pablo Picasso

40 Dessins de Picasso en Marge du Buffon (Cramer books 84)

Complete portfolio
15 1/5 × 11 3/5 in
38.5 × 29.5 cm
Edition of 226
This is part of a limited edition set.
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The complete portfolio, comprising title, facsimile dedication, table of plates, justification …

The complete portfolio, comprising title, facsimile dedication, table of plates, justification page, and reproductions of drawings, numbered from the edition of 226 (lacking the signed linocut), printed on Arches paper, the full sheets, in the original linen covered portfolio, 38.5 x 29.5 cm (overall).

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Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881–1973
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A prolific and tireless innovator of art forms, Pablo Picasso impacted the course of 20th-century art with unparalleled magnitude. Inspired by African and Iberian art and developments in the world around him, Picasso contributed significantly to a number of artistic movements, notably Cubism, Surrealism, Neoclassicism, and Expressionism. Along with Georges Braque, Picasso is best known for pioneering Cubism in an attempt to reconcile three-dimensional space with the two-dimensional picture plane, once asking, “Are we to paint what’s on the face, what’s inside the face, or what’s behind it?” Responding to the Spanish Civil War, he painted his most famous work, Guernica (1937), whose violent images of anguished figures rendered in grisaille made it a definitive work of anti-war art. “Painting is not made to decorate apartments,” he said. “It’s an offensive and defensive weapon against the enemy.” Picasso’s sizable oeuvre includes over 20,000 paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, ceramics, theater sets, and costume designs.

Pablo Picasso, ‘40 Dessins de Picasso en Marge du Buffon (Cramer books 84)’, Forum Auctions
Pablo Picasso, ‘40 Dessins de Picasso en Marge du Buffon (Cramer books 84)’, Forum Auctions
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About the work
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The complete portfolio, comprising title, facsimile dedication, table of plates, justification …

The complete portfolio, comprising title, facsimile dedication, table of plates, justification page, and reproductions of drawings, numbered from the edition of 226 (lacking the signed linocut), printed on Arches paper, the full sheets, in the original linen covered portfolio, 38.5 x 29.5 cm (overall).

Please Note:

Medium
Print
Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881–1973
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A prolific and tireless innovator of art forms, Pablo Picasso impacted the course of 20th-century art with unparalleled magnitude. Inspired by African and Iberian art and developments in the world around him, Picasso contributed significantly to a number of artistic movements, notably Cubism, Surrealism, Neoclassicism, and Expressionism. Along with Georges Braque, Picasso is best known for pioneering Cubism in an attempt to reconcile three-dimensional space with the two-dimensional picture plane, once asking, “Are we to paint what’s on the face, what’s inside the face, or what’s behind it?” Responding to the Spanish Civil War, he painted his most famous work, Guernica (1937), whose violent images of anguished figures rendered in grisaille made it a definitive work of anti-war art. “Painting is not made to decorate apartments,” he said. “It’s an offensive and defensive weapon against the enemy.” Picasso’s sizable oeuvre includes over 20,000 paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, ceramics, theater sets, and costume designs.

Pablo Picasso

40 Dessins de Picasso en Marge du Buffon (Cramer books 84)

Complete portfolio
15 1/5 × 11 3/5 in
38.5 × 29.5 cm
Edition of 226
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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