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Pablo Picasso

Jeune sculpteur au travail, 1933

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Koller Auctions

From the edition of 250.
Image 26.5 x 19 cm on vélin by Montval (with the watermark: Vollard) 45 x …

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From the edition of 250.
Image 26.5 x 19 cm on vélin by Montval (with the watermark: Vollard) 45 x 34 cm.
Printed by Lacourière-Frélaut.
From the 100-part "Suite Vollard".

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Signed in pencil lower right: Picasso, also mirror dated in the plate upper right: 25. mars XXXIII.
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Published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris
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Courtesy of Koller Auktionen
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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Koller Auctions

From the edition of 250.
Image 26.5 x 19 cm on vélin by Montval (with the watermark: Vollard) 45 x …

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From the edition of 250.
Image 26.5 x 19 cm on vélin by Montval (with the watermark: Vollard) 45 x 34 cm.
Printed by Lacourière-Frélaut.
From the 100-part "Suite Vollard".

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed in pencil lower right: Picasso, also mirror dated in the plate upper right: 25. mars XXXIII.
Publisher
Published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris
Image rights
Courtesy of Koller Auktionen
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

Jeune sculpteur au travail, 1933

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Edition of 250
This is part of a limited edition set.
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