Biography of Pablo Picasso

Portraits of Pablo Picasso by Other Artists

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Juan Gris (1887-1927) painted this oil on canvas portrait of Pablo Picasso in January and February 1912. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923. Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) painted this oil on cardboard portrait of Picasso circa 1915. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923. Paul Jünemann (1891-1969) did this drawing of Pablo Picasso in 1960.This terracotta sculpture of Pablo Picasso was created by Pablo Gargallo in 1913. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923.Ramon Casas (1866-1932) drew this portrait of a young Pablo Picasso in 1909. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923.
Juan Gris (1887-1927) painted this oil on canvas portrait of Pablo Picasso in January and February 1912. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923.
Juan Gris (1887-1927) painted this oil on canvas portrait of Pablo Picasso in January and February 1912. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923. | Source
Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) painted this oil on cardboard portrait of Picasso circa 1915. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923.
Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) painted this oil on cardboard portrait of Picasso circa 1915. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923. | Source
Paul Jünemann (1891-1969) did this drawing of Pablo Picasso in 1960.
Paul Jünemann (1891-1969) did this drawing of Pablo Picasso in 1960. | Source
This terracotta sculpture of Pablo Picasso was created by Pablo Gargallo in 1913. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923.
This terracotta sculpture of Pablo Picasso was created by Pablo Gargallo in 1913. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923. | Source
Ramon Casas (1866-1932) drew this portrait of a young Pablo Picasso in 1909. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923.
Ramon Casas (1866-1932) drew this portrait of a young Pablo Picasso in 1909. It is in the public domain in the United States because it was created before January 1, 1923. | Source

Paintings of Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)—Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso—was an artist who was well-known and liked by his colleagues and other artists. Several artists, Vincent Willem van Gogh (1853-1890) and Rembrandt Harmenszoon (1606-1669) van Rijn among them, painted numerous self-portraits. I have never encountered an artist for whom so many portraits and sculptures were created by others. Showcased above are paintings and sculptures of Picasso by Juan Gris, Amedeo Modigliani, Paul Jünemann, Pablo Gargallo, and Ramon Casas.

Picasso's Early Life

Pablo Picasso was born in 1881 into a middle class family in Málaga, Spain. His artistic training began in 1890 under the tutelage of his father, Don José Ruiz y Blasco (1838-1913), an artist who primarily painted birds and game. Ruiz was an art professor at the School of Crafts and a curator of a local museum in Málaga.

When Picasso was 13 years old, he began attending the School of Fine Arts in Barcelona, Spain. In 1897, when Picasso was 16, his father and his uncle sent him to Madrid's Royal Academy of San Fernando, the most prestigious art school in Spain. Picasso stopped attending classes shortly after he enrolled because he disliked formal instruction.

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Picasso was born in Malaga. He attended the School of Fine Arts in Barcelona and the Royal Academy of San Fernando in Madrid.

Picasso's Personal Life

Throughout his life, Pablo Picasso had a number of wives and mistresses. I am not going to be discussing this aspect of Picasso's life in my article. Picasso's art is more important to me than is his personal life.

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50,000 Pieces of Art Produced by Picasso

Pablo Picasso was a prolific artist who produced an estimated 50,000 pieces of art during his long career.

  • 2,880 ceramics
  • 12,000 drawings
  • 1,885 paintings
  • 1,228 sculptures
  • prints
  • rugs
  • tapestries

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Picasso's Art Categorized into Periods

Picasso's art has been categorized into periods.

  • Blue Period, 1901-1904
  • Rose Period, 1904-1906
  • Black Period / African-Influenced Period, 1906-1909
  • Analytic Cubism, 1909-1912
  • Synthetic Cubism, 1912-1919
  • Neoclassical, 1920s
  • Surrealist, 1930s
  • Sculpture, 1940s and 1950s
  • Mixed Styles,1960s and early1970s

Picasso's Blue Period, 1901-1904

Picasso painted monochromatic paintings in shades of blue and blue-green during the period between 1901 and 1904. The paintings, dark and somber in mood, were executed in Barcelona. Spain and Paris, France. Picasso was thought to have been influenced by the suicide in Paris of his friend Carlos Casagemas (1881-1901), a Spanish painter. Casagemas shot himself due to his unrequited love for Germaine Pichot, a woman who later became one of Picasso's models in his masterpiece Les Demoiselles d'Avignon.

All Blue Period images showcased below are in the public domain in the United States because they were painted prior to January 1, 1923.

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The Old Guitarist (1903-1904)Le Gourmet / The Greedy Child (1901)Femme aux Bras Croisés / Woman with Folded Arms (1901-1902)Le Bock / Portrait de Jaime Sabartes (1902)Woman with Bangs (1902)Femme Assise / Melancoly Woman (1902-1903)La Soupe / The Soup (1902-1903)Maternité / Motherhood (1903)Woman with a Helmet of Hair (1904)The Tragedy (1903)
The Old Guitarist (1903-1904)
The Old Guitarist (1903-1904) | Source
Le Gourmet / The Greedy Child (1901)
Le Gourmet / The Greedy Child (1901) | Source
Femme aux Bras Croisés / Woman with Folded Arms (1901-1902)
Femme aux Bras Croisés / Woman with Folded Arms (1901-1902) | Source
Le Bock / Portrait de Jaime Sabartes (1902)
Le Bock / Portrait de Jaime Sabartes (1902) | Source
Woman with Bangs (1902)
Woman with Bangs (1902) | Source
Femme Assise / Melancoly Woman (1902-1903)
Femme Assise / Melancoly Woman (1902-1903) | Source
La Soupe / The Soup (1902-1903)
La Soupe / The Soup (1902-1903) | Source
Maternité / Motherhood (1903)
Maternité / Motherhood (1903) | Source
Woman with a Helmet of Hair (1904)
Woman with a Helmet of Hair (1904) | Source
The Tragedy (1903)
The Tragedy (1903) | Source

Blue Period Preference

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Picasso's Rose Period, 1904-1906

Picasso used warmer colors, primarily pinks and oranges, during the period known as the Rose Period. The paintings executed during this period are said to have a French influence, while those painted during the Blue Period are said to have a Spanish influence.

The subject matter for the artwork Picasso painted during the Rose Period is more cheerful. Circus performers, clowns, and harlequins are frequently depicted. The change in Picasso's demeanor—from depressed during the Blue Period to happy during the Rose Period—is said to be due to the influence of Fernande Olivier, a French artist and model, who posed for more than 60 of Picasso's paintings.

All Rose Period images showcased below are in the public domain in the United States because they were painted prior to January 1, 1923.

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Garçon à la Pipe / Boy with a Pipe (1905) is Picasso's highest-selling painting.The Actor (1904)Acrobate à la Boule / Acrobat on a Ball (1905)Les Baladins / Mother and Child, Acrobats (1904-1905)Famille au Singe / Acrobat's Family with a Monkey (1905)Family of Saltimbanques / Family of Acrobats (1905)
Garçon à la Pipe / Boy with a Pipe (1905) is Picasso's highest-selling painting.
Garçon à la Pipe / Boy with a Pipe (1905) is Picasso's highest-selling painting. | Source
The Actor (1904)
The Actor (1904) | Source
Acrobate à la Boule / Acrobat on a Ball (1905)
Acrobate à la Boule / Acrobat on a Ball (1905) | Source
Les Baladins / Mother and Child, Acrobats (1904-1905)
Les Baladins / Mother and Child, Acrobats (1904-1905) | Source
Famille au Singe / Acrobat's Family with a Monkey (1905)
Famille au Singe / Acrobat's Family with a Monkey (1905) | Source
Family of Saltimbanques / Family of Acrobats (1905)
Family of Saltimbanques / Family of Acrobats (1905) | Source

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Picasso's Black Period, 1906-1909

Picasso is said to be have been influenced by African tribal masks and the art of Oceania. His artwork painted during the period 1906 to 1909 is referred to by some art historians as the Black or African-Influenced Period.

Portrait of Gertrude Stein, an American writer and poet, and a patron of Pablo Picasso, was painted in 1906. Les Demoiselles d'Avignon / The Young Ladies of Avignon was painted in 1907. Tête de femme / Head of a Woman was painted in 1909.

The Black Period paintings showcased below are in the public domain in the United States because they were painted before January 1, 1923.

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Portrait of Gertrude Stein, an American author and poet, was painted by Picasso in 1906.Les Demoiselles d'Avignon / The Young Ladies of Avignon was painted by Picasso in 1907.Tête de femme / Head of a Woman (1909)
Portrait of Gertrude Stein, an American author and poet, was painted by Picasso in 1906.
Portrait of Gertrude Stein, an American author and poet, was painted by Picasso in 1906. | Source
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon / The Young Ladies of Avignon was painted by Picasso in 1907.
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon / The Young Ladies of Avignon was painted by Picasso in 1907. | Source
Tête de femme / Head of a Woman (1909)
Tête de femme / Head of a Woman (1909) | Source

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Jodah 2 years ago from Queensland Australia

Interesting hub on the works of Picasso. I much preferred his semi-realism work t his abstract cubism, and yet the latter is what he is better known for. Thanks for sharing.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

John (Jodah),

Thanks for reading my article and being the first person to comment in it.


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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Voted up and interesting. This was a fantastic hub. Loved viewing the paintings. Thanks so much for sharing Daisy. Passing this on.


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WiccanSage 2 years ago

This was such a treat to read. I did not realize Picasso made 50,000 pieces! How prolific! I really enjoyed learning more about him. Thanks, such a great job, voted up!


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billybuc 2 years ago from Olympia, WA

Some of his I like; some, not so much. :) Still, there is no denying the man's genius. Well done, Daisy, and a very Merry Christmas to you.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Rasma (Gypsy Rose Lee),

Thanks for reading my latest article and posting your comment. Thanks, too, for sharing my Hub.

I was fortunate in finding so many legally-attributable paintings created by Picasso to showcase in my Hub. With an art history type of article, it's very important to have a selection of artwork to include with the text.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Sage (WiccanSage),

It's nice to meet you. Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment.

Pablo Picasso created artwork for more than 80 years. That being said, 50,000 pieces is still a tremendous amount of pieces to produce.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Bill (billybuc),

Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment. Thanks, too, for your Christmas wishes. Merry Christmas to Bev and you.

I don't like all of Picasso's creations. The paintings in the Rose Period, in particular, are not favorites of mine. "Rose" is the French word for "pink." Paintings with so many pink tones in them just don't cut it for me.


ladybluewriter 2 years ago

Nicely written hub-

I remember studying this man in my art class.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

ladybluewriter,

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. In what art class did you study Picasso?


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DrBill-WmL-Smith 2 years ago from Hollister, MO

A Fascinating Character, and Works, for sure! Thanks for these insights and observations! ;-)


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Bill.

It's nice to "see" you again. Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment. I enjoy writing "gently educational" Hubs. I'm glad you liked this one.


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M K Paul 2 years ago from India

Voted up.very interesting topic..Thanks for sharing


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shahkar-khan 2 years ago

i wish i could own a Picasso original one day. Useful article. :)


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Mousumi (M K Paul),

It's nice to meet you. Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

shahkar-khan,

Welcome to HubPages. Thanks for reading my article and commenting in it.


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Vellur 2 years ago from Dubai

Interesting and informative hub on Pablo Picasso. It is an amazing that he created 50,000 pieces of art. Reading about the selection of colors and subject matter for each period is very interesting. Great hub. Voted up.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Nithya (Vellur),

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. I'm glad you found my Hub to be informative. Creating 50,000 pieces of art is an amazing accomplishment, even over a span of nearly 80 years.


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janetwrites 2 years ago from Georgia country

You did a very great job with your biography of Pablo Picasso. I could learn so much from it. Thank you for sharing this.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Janet (janetwrites),

Thanks for reading my biography of Pablo Picasso and adding your comment. I appreciate your very kind words.


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Sharkye11 2 years ago from Oklahoma

Last bed reading this, Daisy! He is my favorite artist and one of the strongest in influences in my own art. Mostly the way he used poses and scenes that were so normal and then turned them into something alive and haunting. Voting, sharing and more!


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Jayme (Sharkye11),

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. Thanks, too, for sharing my Hub.

When I published Cubism: The Art of Pablo Picasso recently, I knew I had to write a Hub about Picasso's earlier Blue, Rose, and Black Periods. Of the four, I like Cubism the best.

It was very exciting to see Les Demoiselles d'Avignon. A number of people strolled past it in the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. I stood in front of the painting, in awe, for quite some time


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pstraubie48 2 years ago from sunny Florida

Picasso's work has always fascinated me. I enjoyed reading this article as I never tire of hearing about this inspiring and intriguing individual.

Angels are on the way to you this evening ps


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Patricia (pstraubie48),

It's nice to "see" you again. Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment.

Pablo Picasso has painted in so many styles, I think there is something for most people to appreciate.


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Genna East 2 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

You have described Picasso's work and its genesis throughout his "periods" quite well, Daisy. Well done. I enjoyed this hub. :-)


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Genna,

It's nice to "see" you again. Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment.

I'm glad you enjoyed my Hub. I hope you have an opportunity to read some of my other articles which discuss art history and museums.


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DDE 2 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

Happy New Year! So nice to read another interesting hub. Interesting and informative.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Devika (DDE),

Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment.

Thanks, too, for your New Year's wishes. Happy New Year to your family and you. I'm glad you've been enjoying my art history Hubs.

I haven't decided what my next art-related Hub will be about. There are so many great topics from which to choose.


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teaches12345 2 years ago

I am not a fan of Picasso, but I admire his talent. Your post is so informative and I love how you enage the reader through votes. Voted up!


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Dianna (teaches12345),

Thanks for reading my articles and posting your comment.

Of Picasso's Blue, Rose, and Black Periods, I like Les Demoiselles d'Avignon from the Black Period. I'm not a fan of Picasso's early periods, but I like his Cubist and later works very much.


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David Paul Wagner 2 years ago from Sydney, Australia

Thank you for this easy-to-understand introduction to this great artist. Imagine having to fill out government forms with a long name like Picasso's!


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

David,

Thank you for reading my article and adding your comment.


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ajwrites57 2 years ago from Pennsylvania

Daisy, beautiful and informative Hub! Always a pleasure to view your hubs! Even though they may be the most unsophisticated of his paintings, i truly like the blue period best! Shared and voted up!


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

A.J. (ajwrites57),

Thanks for reading my article, posting your comment, and sharing my Hub. Thanks, too, for your very kind words on Google+.

I like Picasso's Blue Period. I also like Les Demoiselles d'Avignon in his Black Period. I haven't found anything in the Rose (Pink) Period that I like.

My favorite of Picasso's works are in his Cubism periods. Whenever I visit the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York City, I spend a lot of time viewing Picasso's paintings.


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ajwrites57 2 years ago from Pennsylvania

My pleasure Daisy! I'm not a big fan of Cubism. Of course, I never really studied it. If i did I might change my mind! I haven't been to the Museum in many years.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

A.J. (ajwrites57),

Thanks for visiting again. If you get a chance, you might like to read my Cubism article.


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Diana Chin 2 years ago from Ozone Park, NY

Wonderful article!


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Diana,

Welcome to HubPages. It's nice to meet you. Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment.


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vocalcoach 2 years ago from Nashville Tn.

The painting of the "Old Guitarist" speaks to me emotionally. I do think I go more to Picasso's Blue Period. Like everything you write, this is so well done. I'll be coming back to visit this hub and meanwhile will share it and pin, too. Voted up - UABI. Thank you Daisy!


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AudreyHowitt 2 years ago from California

Such a prolific artist--this is wonderful Daisy!


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Audrey (vocalcoach),

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. Thanks, too, for pinning and sharing my Hub. I appreciate your support of my writing.

I like the Blue Period paintings, but I'm not very fond of Picasso's Rose Period color palette


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Audrey (AudreyHowitt),

Thanks for reading my article and commenting in it. It amazes me that Picasso is credited with having created 2,880 ceramics, 12,000 drawings, 1,885 paintings, 1,228 sculptures, and numerous, prints, rugs, and tapestries.


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Paula Atwell 2 years ago from Cleveland, OH

Completely in love with this article. Will have to revisit it often. Picasso is one of my favorite artists of all time.


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David Stone 2 years ago from New York City

Picasso was an interesting, intensely original creator of art and stayed so throughout most of his long life. Some of the period pictures you've featured here, seen once, stay with you.

I was lucky enough to spend hours at the Picasso Museum in Barcelona. They do a great job of showing his progression from student to cubism and abstract expressionism, with good views of all the period plateaus.

I hope you'll do more on Picasso. Your passion for his work is evident, and I believe you'd do a great job with his later work too. For me so far, although I love his work, those are a little too daunting for me, but if you can manage it, I'd like to see it

Thanks for a pleasant, diverting glance at Picasso.


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Mel Carriere 2 years ago from San Diego California

Your categorization of Picasso's art was very educational. I think his art became more interesting the more abstract it became. Great hub.


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jmsp206 2 years ago from Melbourne, Australia

One of my very favorite artists.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Paula,

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. I wrote a number of articles about Picasso's Cubist period when I was in college majoring in Fine Arts. Living within an hour of New York City, I was able to visit the museums and galleries in Manhattan and see many of his pieces.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

David,

It's nice to meet you. Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment.

I hope you have the opportunity to read the Hub I published about Picasso's Cubist period. I would love to publish other Picasso Hubs, but there wouldn't be many legally attributable images I could use.

I can only include public domain images in my Hubs of artwork created prior to 1923 and low resolution images (if they exist) of other works. You'll see images of Picasso's later works in some Hubs, but the writers don't have the legal right to use them.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Mel,

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. I like Picasso's Cubist period and some pieces in his blue period. I don't like the color palette Picasso used is his rose period. The colors aren't pleasing to me.


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Daisy Mariposa 2 years ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Julia (jmsp206),

Welcome to HubPages. It's nice to meet you. Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. Which period of Picasso's works do you like best?


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DeborahNeyens 23 months ago from Iowa

This is a great hub, Daisy. I don't know how I missed it before. I always have been drawn to Picasso's work, and still have a book I bought as a kid that contains reproductions of about 4 dozen of his paintings. I do have at least one reproduction hanging in my home, but don't have any originals. Maybe someday!


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Daisy Mariposa 23 months ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Deb (DeborahNeyens),

Thanks for reading my article and adding your comment. Picasso was a prolific artist who created many types of works in many periods of art. I don't think anyone can match him in that.


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Sunshine625 20 months ago from Orlando, FL

It was interesting to learn about Pablo Picasso...Thank you for my learning lesson of the day! :)


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Daisy Mariposa 20 months ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Linda (Sunshine625),

Thanks for reading my article and posting your comment. What I found particularly interesting when doing the research for this Hub was that other artists had created portraits of Picasso.


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vocalcoach 20 months ago from Nashville Tn.

I enjoyed my second visit to this fascinating biography about Pablo Picasso. "The Old Guitarist" is among my favorite paintings. I like to interpret what might be going on in Picasso's mind with this piece of art.

Is the old man homeless with no one to appreciate his music? Perhaps he is lost in his own memories of the years he lived as a famous musician? Is there information on the history of this particular painting?


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Daisy Mariposa 19 months ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Audrey (vocalcoach),

Thanks for reading my article a second time and posting your insightful questions.

Picasso painted The Old Guitarist in 1903 shortly after the suicide of a close friend. The artist was particularly interested the plight of poverty-stricken, homeless, and ill people. The main is an old, blind, homeless guitarist.

Picasso had been nearly penniless for all of 1902, and much of his work in the following years is influenced by that. If you search on "Picasso + Old Guitarist," you'll find a lot of information about this painting.


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vocalcoach 19 months ago from Nashville Tn.

Thanks Daisy for sharing the story of the Old Guitarist. Also thanks for the information on how I can do a search to find more information about this painting.


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Daisy Mariposa 19 months ago from Orange County (Southern California) Author

Audrey (vocalcoach),

Thanks for stopping by again. I always find it interesting to learn the story about a painting, to know what was behind its creation.

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