Picasso's Portraits - National Portrait Gallery, London
November 28, 2016
In a major exhibition of over eighty works, the National Portrait Gallery in London reveals the astonishing variety and innovation behind Picasso's portraits. Focusing upon the artist’s portrayal of family, friends and lovers the show reveals his creative processes as he moved freely between drawing from life, humorous caricature and expressive painting from memory. This playful drawing ‘Le sculpteur et son modèle ’ forms part of an intimate, self-reflexive series made in November 1931 from Picasso’s studio in Paris. Having spent the summer with Marie-Thérèse Walter at the Château Boisgeloup...