This work is one of a number of lavishly coloured portraits that Picasso made of his lover and muse Marie-Thérèse Walter.
Nude, Green leaves and Bust
The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932 - Love, Fame, Tragedy
164 x 132 cm
Oil paint on canvas
Date of work
Original: Oil paint on canvas 164 x 132 cm Lent from a private collection 2011 © Succession Picasso/DACS 2017 ID 29
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.