Picasso: Themes and Variations

It's Picasso's birthday! A fitting remembrance of one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century, Themes and Variations reminds us that Picasso's many gifts were realized in many different media. Follow this link to an interactive analysis of Picasso as printmaker, which explains the printmaking techniques that he put to inventive use over his long career. See close-up comparisons of his works on paper along a number of key thematic and subject-matter dimensions as well as representative pieces from his many different periods.

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