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Essential Pablo Picasso
     

Essential Pablo Picasso

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by Ingrid Schaffner
 

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Pablo Picasso is the artistic giant of the 20th century. His name and face and work and lifestyle are legendary. But why? How did this artistic toreador climb to the top of the heap -- and stay there?

Stripped of the hype, here is Pablo as:
* Tender romantic and ferocious egotist
• Secure artist and restless explorer of new forms
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Overview

Pablo Picasso is the artistic giant of the 20th century. His name and face and work and lifestyle are legendary. But why? How did this artistic toreador climb to the top of the heap -- and stay there?

Stripped of the hype, here is Pablo as:
* Tender romantic and ferocious egotist
• Secure artist and restless explorer of new forms
* Macho aficionado and bullfights and heartbroken witness to war
* Creative collaborator and individual superstar

76 illustrations, including 55 plates in full color

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780836219340
Publisher:
N. Abrams, Harry Publishing Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/1999
Series:
The Essential Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.07(w) x 6.11(h) x 0.61(d)

Meet the Author

Ingrid Schaffner is an independent museum curator and writer who lives in New York City.

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Essential Pablo Picasso 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed this little book telling me about his life and his painting styles. It also showed me some of his works but I would have liked a couple more pictures and paintings.