Pablo Picasso, ‘Dans l’Atelier [Peintre a son chevalet avec un modele]’, 1965, Print, Aquatint and etching, Marlborough New York
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Pablo Picasso

Dans l’Atelier [Peintre a son chevalet avec un modele], 1965

Aquatint and etching
17 3/4 × 24 in
45.1 × 61 cm
Edition of 50
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New York
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MNY
Marlborough New York
New York

plate: 12 3/8 x 18 1/4 in.

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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, ‘Dans l’Atelier [Peintre a son chevalet avec un modele]’, 1965, Print, Aquatint and etching, Marlborough New York
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Marlborough New York
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plate: 12 3/8 x 18 1/4 in.

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Signature
Hand-signed by artist
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

Dans l’Atelier [Peintre a son chevalet avec un modele], 1965

Aquatint and etching
17 3/4 × 24 in
45.1 × 61 cm
Edition of 50
.
Sold
Location
New York
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