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    Georges Bloch 1426; Brigitte Baer 1454 Ba

  • Artist Biography

    Pablo Picasso

    Spanish • 1881 - 1973

    One of the most dominant and influential artists of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso was a master of endless reinvention. While significantly contributing to the movements of Surrealism, Neoclassicism and Expressionism, he is best known for pioneering the groundbreaking movement of Cubism alongside fellow artist Georges Braque in the 1910s. In his practice, he drew on African and Iberian visual culture as well as the developments in the fast-changing world around him.

    Throughout his long and prolific career, the Spanish-born artist consistently pushed the boundaries of art to new extremes. Picasso's oeuvre is famously characterized by a radical diversity of styles, ranging from his early forays in Cubism to his Classical Period and his later more gestural expressionist work, and a diverse array of media including printmaking, drawing, ceramics and sculpture as well as theater sets and costumes designs. 

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Trois hommes se disputant une femme devant un émir

Etching, on Rives paper, with full margins (deckle on all sides),
I. 8 3/4 x 12 1/2 in. (22.2 x 31.8 cm);
S. 14 7/8 x 18 1/2 in. (37.8 x 47 cm)

stamp signed, numbered 45/50 in pencil (there were also 15 artist's proofs), published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1981, the very palest mat staining, compound creasing at lower right sheet corner, otherwise in very good condition, framed.

$3,500 - 4,500 

Sold for $4,000


8 June 2011 New York