Theme and Variation: Picasso #2
On the left is a likeness of Fernande Olivier, Picasso's lover
and model during the "pink" period. The second one is a stylized
version of her. The third one is a
slightly altered version of
Picasso's sculpture "Fernande". When he made this bust of her in
1909, the strain in their relationship was showing.
in her memoir "Loving Picasso" infuriated the artist. On the right
is an abstract version of the same form.
Hydrocal Stone/Oak Base
edition of eleven
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