Picasso and Africa

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Picasso and Africa illustrates how African art as well as African culture influenced Picasso in his art. What captured Picasso’s attention was not what he had seen on travels, but rather it was wooden sculptures from the African continent that he saw in Europe and as a result started a personal collection of African and Oceanic art.

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Picasso and Africa illustrates how African art as well as African culture influenced Picasso in his art. What captured Picasso’s attention was not what he had seen on travels, but rather it was wooden sculptures from the African continent that he saw in Europe and as a result started a personal collection of African and Oceanic art. Picasso and Africa also includes art from South African collections. Picasso and Africa demonstrates the relationship between Picasso and Africa and how he used African influences to produce masterpieces, as well as how it lead to the birth of Analytical Cubism.

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ISBN

9780620357210

Publisher

Date Published

2006

Language

English

Specifications

Softcover, 224pp, 29.5×22 cm