Although Picasso experimented with many different artistic styles during his prolific career he continuously returned to rework the theme of the female figure.
Woman with Flower Writing
The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932 - Love, Fame, Tragedy
97 x 130 cm
Charcoal on canvas
Date of work
Original: Charcoal on canvas 97 x 130 cm Private collection © Succession Picasso/DACS 2017 ID 114
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.