Picasso; Picador et Femme

$3,472.00 CAD
Regular price $5,556.00 CAD Sale price $3,472.00 CAD
Shipping calculated at checkout.
About

 

The plates of Toros were printed on Arches Vellum paper by Daniel Jacomet. The poem is typeset in Garamond Corps 24 and was printed on December 15, 1960, on the press of the Union Printing House in Paris. The 500 copies were numbered at the press with additional twenty copies numbered from I to XX. The copies 1 to 50 are accompanied by an original lithograph, printed on the presses of Mourlot Frères, numbered and signed by the artist. The seven of fifteen plates in our copy are hand-numbered in pencil and signed and dated by Picasso in plate.



Medium: Lithograph
Edition: 95 of 500
Signature: Plate Signed
Image Size: 21" x 16"
Publisher: Au Vent D'Arles, Paris 1960
Unframed: Contact us for a framing quote

Pablo Picasso is one of the most widely known artists across all ages and backgrounds. Born in 1881, he took a very early interest in art, quickly losing any attention for academics. Without falling into contemporary schooling, Pablo ventured out on his own, painting what he observed around him. Picasso remains renowned for constantly reinventing himself, alternating between styles so drastically different from one another, that his life’s work seems to come from multiple talented artists as opposed to just one. He went through many stages or periods in his lifetime such as; Blue Period, Rose Period, Cubism, Classical Period and Surrealism. Each of those times represents a different emotional state for Picasso, which heavily influenced his art. He is quoted remembering what his mother told him when he was young, ‘If you become a soldier, you’ll be a general. If you become a monk, you’ll end up as the pope,” to which he later recalled, “Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.”
Yes, you can have this piece framed! Inquire within for framing costs.

Includes COA from Gold & Silver Pawn.

We welcome all reasonable offers. We will also consider requests for dedications from the “Pawn Stars” just let us know in your message when you press “Make an Offer”

Free Shipping in the U.S. and U.S. territories! Yes, we do ship Internationally!

For any questions regarding this listing or help with orders email us at orders@gspawn.com or call 702-272-0006.

We appreciate your business and look forward to helping you bring home a piece of history!

Continue Reading Read Less