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Pablo Picasso

Le Repos du Sculpteur devant un nu a la Draperie (from La Suite Vollard), 1933

Etching on Montval laid paer
10 1/2 × 7 5/8 in
26.7 × 19.4 cm
Edition of 310
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Condition Report: Mat burns around all edges; light foxing through out; adhesive on upper left and …

Condition Report: Mat burns around all edges; light foxing through out; adhesive on upper left and lower left. Framed and hinged.

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Signed in pencil in lower right
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Published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris
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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.

Pablo Picasso, ‘Le Repos du Sculpteur devant un nu a la Draperie (from La Suite Vollard)’, 1933, Heritage Auctions
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About the work
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Condition Report: Mat burns around all edges; light foxing through out; adhesive on upper left and …

Condition Report: Mat burns around all edges; light foxing through out; adhesive on upper left and lower left. Framed and hinged.

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed in pencil in lower right
Publisher
Published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris
Image rights
Courtesy of Heritage Auctions
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

Le Repos du Sculpteur devant un nu a la Draperie (from La Suite Vollard), 1933

Etching on Montval laid paer
10 1/2 × 7 5/8 in
26.7 × 19.4 cm
Edition of 310
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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