Patricia G. Berman, Theodora L. and Stanley H. Feldberg Professor of Art, Wellesley College
Appreciate how from 1901 to 1906 Picasso focused much of his work on individuals and social types living on the margins of the modern city—prostitutes, beggars, acrobats—and simultaneously engaged in a concentrated dialogue with historical works of art from Antiquity to the French Rococo.
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Above: Pablo Picasso, The Frugal Repast, 1904. 34.577. Etching on zinc. Ellen Frances Mason Fund. © 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.