Celebrating Birth Day of Picasso

\"\"By Radha Krishna Mishra

Pablo Ruiz Picasso (25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish expatriate painter,sculptor,printmaker,ceramicist and stage designer. Among his most famous works are the proto-Cubist Les Demoiselles d\’Avignon  (1907) and Guernica (1937). Picasso received formal artistic training from his father in figure drawing and oil painting. In 1907 Picasso joined an art gallery in Paris. Picasso was married twice and had four children by three women. He made several anti-war paintings. In 1962, he received the Lenin Peace Prize  and was against the intervention of the United Nations and the United States in the Korean War  and he depicted it in Massacre in Korea . India Post has issued a stamp ‘Three Musicians’ on 15 March 1982 celebrating his birth Centenary.

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One Response to Celebrating Birth Day of Picasso


    One work of Picasso – `Family of Saltimbanques’ even inspired
    the great author James Michener. He wished to achieve with words
    what Picasso did with colors in the above painting.
    These days, In my opinion, his personal love AFFAIRS & the astronomical SUMS that his paintings command get almost all the attention.

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