Pablo Picasso, ‘Buste de femme au corsage blanc (Jacqueline de profil) (Bust of a Woman with White Bodice, Jacqueline in Profile)’, 1957, Phillips
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Pablo Picasso

Buste de femme au corsage blanc (Jacqueline de profil) (Bust of a Woman with White Bodice, Jacqueline in Profile), 1957

Lithograph, on Arches paper, with full margins.
30 × 22 1/2 in
76.2 × 57.2 cm
Edition 23/50
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I. 27 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (69.9 x 49.5 cm)
S. 30 x 22 1/2 in. (76.2 x 57.2 cm)

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Black …

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Signed in blue crayon and numbered 23/50 in pencil (there were also a few artist's proofs), the first state of three (the second state was …
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 de femme au corsage blanc (Jacqueline de profil) (Bust of a Woman with White Bodice, Jacqueline in Profile)’, 1957, Phillips
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I. 27 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (69.9 x 49.5 cm)
S. 30 x 22 1/2 in. (76.2 x 57.2 cm)

From the Catalogue:
Black scarf – black hair – black pullover – black slacks – black oxfords: hazel-green tigress eyes. Barely five-feet tall. David Douglas Duncan
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Print
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Signed in blue crayon and numbered 23/50 in pencil (there were also a few artist's proofs), the first state of three (the second state was …
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 de femme au corsage blanc (Jacqueline de profil) (Bust of a Woman with White Bodice, Jacqueline in Profile), 1957

Lithograph, on Arches paper, with full margins.
30 × 22 1/2 in
76.2 × 57.2 cm
Edition 23/50
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