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Brigitte Leal

Full Name: Brigitte Leal
Number of Works: 11
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ISBN: 0810991144, 9780810991149
Keywords: picasso, ultimate
Pages: 552
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%

Of all the books on the man many consider the greatest genius of 20th-century art, the sumptuous hardcover volume published by Abrams in 2000 stands out as truly the "ultimate" Picasso. This new paperback edition includes everything in the previous book, in a smaller, reader-friendly format. It covers in one volume all the periods of Picasso's long, incredibly versatile career, with exquisite reproductions of nearly every significant work he ever created and texts by leading authorities on particular periods of Picasso's artistic evolution. Brigitte Léal covers Picasso's formati
ISBN: 2844261558, 9782844261557
Keywords: frantisek, kupka
Pages: 240
Published: 2003
ISBN: 2080102133, 9782080102133
Keywords: enfants, les, picasso
Pages: 124
Published: 1996
ISBN: 0810961601, 9780810961609
Keywords: transformation, representation, portraiture, picasso
Pages: 496
Published: 1996
  • Rating: 100%

The first 100 years of modern art witnessed the popularization of photography and an increasing emphasis on abstraction in painting, which threatened the survival of portraiture as a genre. It continued to flourish, however, because modern painters--Picasso foremost among them--sought and found new ways to portray the human face. The hundreds of works reproduced here illustrate the multiple solutions Picasso invented to solve the "problem" of the modernist portrait. Illustrations, 230 in color.
ISBN: 0940717158, 9780940717152
Keywords: things, picasso
Pages: 371
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 8434310910, 9788434310919
Keywords: monograph, picasso
Pages: 552
Published: 2009

Nearly a decade after its initial publication, Picasso: The Monograph 1881-1973 is back in print, updated and redesigned in a more user-friendly format. Poligrafa's brand new edition of this classic volume offers more than 1,200 newly scanned reproductions, spanning Picasso's entire career and illustrating his breathtaking range of artistic expression, including paintings, drawings, lithographs, ceramics and sculpture. Elegantly translated from the original French, the monograph weaves biographical details with thorough elucidations of the artist's work into a concise and seamless narrative. A