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Pablo Picasso

Je suis le cahier—The Sketchbooks of Picasso

About Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (b. 1881, Málaga, Spain; d. 1973, Mougins, France) was perhaps the most influential artist of the 20th century. Though Spanish, Picasso worked mainly in France, and his first mature phase in Paris was his Blue Period, followed by the Rose period. With “Les Demoiselles D’Avignon,” he pioneered the style of Cubism without which modern and contemporary art would be radically different. Another of his most enduring images, the iconic “Guernica,” immortalizes the brutality of the Spanish Civil War. With Analytic Cubism, Synthetic Cubism, Surrealism, and the incorporation of “primitive” imagery, Picasso and his contemporaries Georges Braque and Marcel Duchamp challenged the trajectory of the arts and rebuilt the context in which future generations of artists practiced.

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PABLO PICASSO: JE SUIS LE CAHIER: THE SKETCHBOOKS OF PICASSO

Edited by Arne Glimcher and Marc Glimcher

1986. Atlantic Monthly Press. Hardcover

353 pages: over 300 illustrations; 12 ¼ x 9 ½ inches

9780871130815

$85.00

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