Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (Málaga, Spain, born October 25, 1881–died April 8, 1973 style Surrealism)

Pablo Picasso was born in Málaga, Spain, the first child of José Ruiz y Blasco and María Picasso y López. He was christened with the names Pablo, Diego, José, Francisco de Paula, Juan Nepomuceno, Maria de los Remedios, and Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad.

Picasso's father was Jose Ruíz, a painter whose specialty was the naturalistic depiction of birds and who for most of his life was also a professor of art at the School of Crafts and a curator of a local museum. The young Picasso showed a passion and a skill for drawing from an early age; according to his mother, his first word was "piz," a shortening of lápiz, the Spanish word for pencil. It was from his father that Picasso had his first formal academic art training, such as figure drawing and painting in oil. Although Picasso attended art schools throughout his childhood, often those where his father taught, he never finished his college-level course of study at the Academy of Arts (Academia de San Fernando) in Madrid, leaving after less than a year.

Yan Black Headband Ewer

Medium: Ceramics & Multiples, Clay
Date: 1963
Edition: Edition of 300
Size: 10.25” x 6.75”
Cost: Please inquire for Price

Exposition Vallauris 1955

Medium: Prints & Multiples, Linocut
Date: 1955
Edition: Edition of 600
Size: 23.5” x 35.5”
Cost: SOLD

Vallauris 1960 Exposition

Medium: Prints & Multiples
Date: 1960
Edition: Edition of 170
Size: 24.5” x 29.25”
Cost: SOLD