Pablo Picasso, ‘DEUX FEMMES’, 1933, Print, Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper., Christopher-Clark Fine Art
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Pablo Picasso

DEUX FEMMES, 1933

Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper.
8 15/16 × 12 1/2 in
22.7 × 31.8 cm
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Christopher-Clark Fine Art
San Francisco

Feuruary 18, 1933

Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper.

Hand-signed …

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Hand-signed in pencil in the margin lower right Picasso
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, ‘DEUX FEMMES’, 1933, Print, Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper., Christopher-Clark Fine Art
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Christopher-Clark Fine Art
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Feuruary 18, 1933

Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper.

Hand-signed in pencil in the margin lower right Picasso

A superb impression of the definitive state from the edition of 40, numbered in pencil in the margin lower left. Printed by Jacques Frélaut, Paris; published by Galerie Louise …

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Hand-signed in pencil in the margin lower right Picasso
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

DEUX FEMMES, 1933

Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper.
8 15/16 × 12 1/2 in
22.7 × 31.8 cm
Sold
Location
San Francisco
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