Pablo Picasso, ‘Buste au Corsage à Carreaux’, 1958, John Szoke
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Pablo Picasso

Buste au Corsage à Carreaux, 1958

Lithograph
25 3/5 × 19 7/10 in
65 × 50 cm
.
$75,000 - 100,000
Location
New York
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John Szoke
New York

Lithograph printed on Arches wove with Arches watermark
Proof of the second (final) state, outside …

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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, ‘Buste au Corsage à Carreaux’, 1958, John Szoke
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About the work
John Szoke
New York

Lithograph printed on Arches wove with Arches watermark
Proof of the second (final) state, outside the edition of 50
Signed by the artist in pencil, lower right
Annotated "Epreuve d'artiste" lower left, in pencil
Printed by Mourlot, 1958-59
Published by Galerie Louise Leiris, 1958-59
Image: 22 x 17 5/16 inches

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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

Buste au Corsage à Carreaux, 1958

Lithograph
25 3/5 × 19 7/10 in
65 × 50 cm
.
$75,000 - 100,000
Location
New York
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