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Pablo Picasso

Carnet de dessins, 1948

Book published by Cahiers d'Art. Also known as 'Carnets de Royan'.
16 1/2 × 11 4/5 in
42 × 30 cm
€2,000
Location
Paris
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Cahiers d'Art
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Published by Cahiers d’Art. 66 pages. 41 drawings reproduced from the originals. 42 x 30 cm. …

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Published by Cahiers d’Art. 66 pages. 41 drawings reproduced from the originals. 42 x 30 cm. Edition limited to 1200 copies. Full-page illustrations. Also known as "Carnets de Royan". This series reproduces works made in Royan from 30/05/1940 to 22/08/1940. The end of the book is composed of studies created …

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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.

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Published by Cahiers d’Art. 66 pages. 41 drawings reproduced from the originals. 42 x 30 cm. …

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Published by Cahiers d’Art. 66 pages. 41 drawings reproduced from the originals. 42 x 30 cm. Edition limited to 1200 copies. Full-page illustrations. Also known as "Carnets de Royan". This series reproduces works made in Royan from 30/05/1940 to 22/08/1940. The end of the book is composed of studies created …

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Cahiers d'Art
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

Carnet de dessins, 1948

Book published by Cahiers d'Art. Also known as 'Carnets de Royan'.
16 1/2 × 11 4/5 in
42 × 30 cm
€2,000
Location
Paris
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