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13.8.12

EXHIBITION: THE VOLLARD SUITE | BRITISH MUSEUM







For the first time the full series of Pablo Picasso’s Vollard Suite goes on show in Britain. The British Museum utilises its extensive art collection to exhibit classical busts alongside the prints, emphasising Picasso’s inspiration. The etchings were created at a poignant time in the artist’s life, as he struggled to understand both his personal identity and Europe’s increasingly unstable political state. After seeing ‘Picasso and Modern British Art’ at the Tate Britain in the spring, exploring another aspect of his art depicts the copious sides to his genius. Hoping to head shortly!!