Famous for pioneering Cubism in the early 1900s, Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) was one of the most innovative and prolific artists of the 20th century. Picasso was a master across disciplines and one of the most accomplished draftsman in modern art. He pursued drawing assiduously throughout his career, and while his drawings have previously been the focus of important exhibitions, ‘Picasso The Line’ explores the distinctiveness of Picasso’s line drawings and considers the essential position that these works hold within the artist’s oeuvre. Read more.
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