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Picasso : challenging the past /

by Picasso, Pablo [artist]; Cowling, Elizabeth; National Gallery (Great Britain).
Type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: 176 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781857094527 (hbk.); 1857094522 (hbk.).Other title: Challenging the past.Subject(s): Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973. -- Exhibitions | Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973 | Appropriation (Art) -- France -- Exhibitions | Artists -- France -- BiographyOnline resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive
Contents:
Competition and Collaboration: Picasso and the Old Masters / Elizabeth Cowling -- Picasso 1895-1906: 'Each influence transitory, taking flight as soon as caught' / Anne Robbins -- Something Else Entirely: Picasso and Cubism 1906-192 2 / Christopher Riopelle -- Return to a Kind of Order / Christopher Riopelle -- The Sur-reality Effect in the 1930s / Neil Cox -- Picasso's 'Old Master' Period / Susan Grace Galassi -- Looking at the Past to Defy the Present: Picasso's Paintings 1946-1973 / Simonetta Fraquelli.
Review: "This book showcases the technical dexterity, independence and vitality of Pablo Picasso's creative processes, for here we witness the daring transformation of the art of the past into, in Picasso's own words, 'something else entirely'."--BOOK JACKET.
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Book Book Main library Non-fiction IA PIC 2009 (Browse shelf) 1 Available Donated by Artlink 2014-2066
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Published to accompany the exhibition at the National Gallery, London, 25 February to 7 June 2009.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-171) and index.

Competition and Collaboration: Picasso and the Old Masters / Elizabeth Cowling -- Picasso 1895-1906: 'Each influence transitory, taking flight as soon as caught' / Anne Robbins -- Something Else Entirely: Picasso and Cubism 1906-192 2 / Christopher Riopelle -- Return to a Kind of Order / Christopher Riopelle -- The Sur-reality Effect in the 1930s / Neil Cox -- Picasso's 'Old Master' Period / Susan Grace Galassi -- Looking at the Past to Defy the Present: Picasso's Paintings 1946-1973 / Simonetta Fraquelli.

"This book showcases the technical dexterity, independence and vitality of Pablo Picasso's creative processes, for here we witness the daring transformation of the art of the past into, in Picasso's own words, 'something else entirely'."--BOOK JACKET.

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