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Pablo Picasso

Le peintre, 1963

Collotype with pochoir in colors on Arches paper
29 3/4 × 23 1/2 in
75.6 × 59.7 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Ed. 262.350

Published by Guy Spitzer, Paris

Condition Report: Mild light staining; mat burns; …

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Ed. 262.350

Published by Guy Spitzer, Paris

Condition Report: Mild light staining; mat burns; mild backboard staining; mild toning veso; cockling through out sheet; broken hinges to corners of verso; mild creases to corner; 1/2" tear to upper left edge; dent to upper left edge; a few scattered spots of foxing. …

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Signed in blue crayon, and numbered in pencil in lower margin, with publisher's stamp verso
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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.

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About the work
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Ed. 262.350

Published by Guy Spitzer, Paris

Condition Report: Mild light staining; mat burns; …

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Ed. 262.350

Published by Guy Spitzer, Paris

Condition Report: Mild light staining; mat burns; mild backboard staining; mild toning veso; cockling through out sheet; broken hinges to corners of verso; mild creases to corner; 1/2" tear to upper left edge; dent to upper left edge; a few scattered spots of foxing. …

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Medium
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Signature
Signed in blue crayon, and numbered in pencil in lower margin, with publisher's stamp verso
Image rights
Courtesy of Heritage Auctions
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

Le peintre, 1963

Collotype with pochoir in colors on Arches paper
29 3/4 × 23 1/2 in
75.6 × 59.7 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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