Pablo Picasso, ‘Assiette ronde Picador (A.R.201)’, 1953, HELENE BAILLY GALLERY
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Pablo Picasso

Assiette ronde Picador (A.R.201), 1953

White earthenware clay, oxidized paraffin decoration, white enamel bath, brown and green
8 9/10 in diameter
22.5 cm diameter
Edition Ed.107/200
This is part of a limited edition set.
€8,500
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Stamped by artist's estate, Stamped on the back: Madoura ; Empreinte Originale
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Madoura
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, ‘Assiette ronde Picador (A.R.201)’, 1953, HELENE BAILLY GALLERY
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About the work
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Design/Decorative Art
Signature
Stamped by artist's estate, Stamped on the back: Madoura ; Empreinte Originale
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Manufacturer
Madoura
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

Assiette ronde Picador (A.R.201), 1953

White earthenware clay, oxidized paraffin decoration, white enamel bath, brown and green
8 9/10 in diameter
22.5 cm diameter
Edition Ed.107/200
This is part of a limited edition set.
€8,500
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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