Square with Dancers B(309 views)
Description: Unglazed red earthenware tile from the edition of 500. Stamped Poincon Originale de Picasso and Madoura FEU and inscribed "J 159, 204/500 MADOURA", verso.
Condition Report: In Excellent Condition
Notes: Dance, especially the ballet, was an important influence in Picasso's life and work. The artist's first wife, Olga, was a ballerina in the Ballet Russes. Picasso designedballet costumes and sets for Sergei Diaghilev, Erik Satie and others throughout his career. Square with Dancers B captures the spirit of ballet through Picasso's simple yet elegant use of line.
Dimensions: 6 x 6 inches
Artist or Maker: Picasso, Pablo
Literature: Reference: A.R. 615
Medium: Red earthenware tile