Pablo Picasso, ‘Head of a Faun’, ca. 1980, Print, Lithograph, Leviton Fine Art
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share

Pablo Picasso

Head of a Faun, ca. 1980

Lithograph
20 × 18 in
50.8 × 45.7 cm
Edition 24/95
.
Sold
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
LFA
Leviton Fine Art

(After) Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973, Spain) - "Head of a Faun" is a limited edition …

Medium
Signature
Signed and Numbered
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881–1973
Follow

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.

Navigate left
Pablo Picasso, ‘Head of a Faun’, ca. 1980, Print, Lithograph, Leviton Fine Art
Navigate right
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
LFA
Leviton Fine Art

(After) Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973, Spain) - "Head of a Faun" is a limited edition lithograph. The piece is signed, numbered (24/95) in the lower left, matted and framed. This colorful work is of a faun (a man with a goat's horns, ears, legs, and tail) which is one of the master's favorite …

Medium
Signature
Signed and Numbered
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881–1973
Follow

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

Head of a Faun, ca. 1980

Lithograph
20 × 18 in
50.8 × 45.7 cm
Edition 24/95
.
Sold
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
Other works from Blue Chip Artists
Other works by Pablo Picasso
Other works from Leviton Fine Art
Related works
Get the Artsy iOS app
Discover, buy, and sell art by the world’s leading artists
To download, scan this code with your phone’s camera