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Pablo Picasso

Diaula player and fauness, 1956

Ceramics
12 3/5 in diameter
32 cm diameter
This is part of a limited edition set.
€10,000
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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Madoura Workshop
Diaula player and fauness

Square round plate made of …

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Madoura Workshop
Diaula player and fauness

Square round plate made of white earthenware, made in Madoura (Vallauris) workshops
Edition of 100 copies
Numbered 87/100
"Madoura Plein Feu" stamp and "Picasso original stamp" on the heel
Reference B 101
Diameter about 32 cm

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Design/Decorative Art
Signature
Sticker label, Signed
Manufacturer
Madoura
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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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Madoura Workshop
Diaula player and fauness

Square round plate made of …

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Madoura Workshop
Diaula player and fauness

Square round plate made of white earthenware, made in Madoura (Vallauris) workshops
Edition of 100 copies
Numbered 87/100
"Madoura Plein Feu" stamp and "Picasso original stamp" on the heel
Reference B 101
Diameter about 32 cm

Read more
Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Signature
Sticker label, Signed
Manufacturer
Madoura
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

Diaula player and fauness, 1956

Ceramics
12 3/5 in diameter
32 cm diameter
This is part of a limited edition set.
€10,000
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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