This fragile and melancholic girl is among Picasso’s cast of people from the margins of society.
Girl in a Chemise
The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932 - Love, Fame, Tragedy
72.7 x 60 cm
Oil paint on canvas
Date of work
Original: Oil paint on canvas 72.7 x 60 cm Tate. Bequeathed by C. Frank Stoop 1933 © Succession Picasso/DACS 2017 ID 51
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.