Picasso is renowned for contributing to the modern ideal of the beach through his vast series of work depicting the beaches of France.
Ball Players on the Beach
The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932 - Love, Fame, Tragedy
27 x 35 cm
Oil paint on canvas
Date of work
Original: Oil paint on canvas 27 x 35 cm Private collection © Succession Picasso/DACS 2017 ID 129
Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) is widely acknowledged as one of the most influential artists of the twentieth- century. Born in Spain, Picasso began his artistic career in Barcelona before settling in Paris in 1904. He worked in an unprecedented variety of styles and is recognised as a painter, sculptor, etcher, lithographer, ceramist and designer.