Pablo Picasso Descriptive Essay by Peter Pen

Pablo Picasso
This paper discusses the artwork of talented artist, Pablo Picasso.
# 101084 | 1,288 words | 5 sources | APA | 2008
Published on Feb 18, 2008 in Art (Artists) , Art (Painting)


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Description:

The paper reveals that Pablo Picasso is recognized as the greatest artist of the twentieth century. The paper describes several of his works in the context of different periods of his painting style: the Blue Period, the Rose Period and the Analytical and Synthetic Cubism period.

Outline:
Picasso's "Girl Reading at a Table,1934"
Picasso's Blue World
Picasso In Love
Picasso's and Braque's Cubism

From the Paper:

"Pablo Picasso is recognized as the greatest artist of the twentieth century. Formally known as Pablo Ruiz Picasso, who was born in Malaga, Spain on October 25, 1881. Pablo Picasso lived a long life (92 years) in which he produced a wide and varies body of works, including the Blue Period, the Rose Period, and the Analytical and Synthetic Cubism period. While Picasso was mainly a painter, he also worked with undersized ceramic and bronze sculptures, and even developed some poetry. His paintings rank the most expensive through out the world. Picasso's "Garcon a la Pipe" painting was sold for approximately $104 million dollars, setting the new price record on paintings. Picasso was an incredibility talented artist who was able to work with oils, watercolors, pastels, charcoal, pencil, and ink."

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Douma, M., curator. (2006). Color Vision & Art from WebExhibits, Institute for Dynamic Educational Advancement, Washington, DC. Retrieved April 28 2007 . (http://www.webexhibits.org/colorart).
  • Gray, P. (1996). Making a masterpiece. Time, 148(25), 87. Retrieved Wednesday, May 02, 2007 from the Academic Search Premier database.
  • McCreary, D. (1997). Picasso: The early years. Europe, Retrieved Wednesday, May 02, 2007 from the Academic Search Premier database.
  • O'Brian, P. (1976). Pablo Ruiz Picasso: A Biography. New York: W.W. Norton.
  • The 20th Century in Pictures: Arts & Entertainment. (2000). World Almanac & Book of Facts, Retrieved Wednesday, May 02, 2007 from the Academic Search Premier database.

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