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Poverty

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

1903

D.1928.40

Title Poverty
Object type Drawing
Date 1903
Artist/maker Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Support Paper
Medium Pen And Ink
Marks and
Inscriptions
signed
Dimensions h:375 w:267 mm
Accession Lot Anderson, A E, The Art Fund (via) (gift, 1928)
Accession number D.1928.40

People's Choice: D.1928.40

Picasso painted this image of human suffering in Barcelona in 1903 during what has become known as his Blue Period. Despite the perilous circumstances they face, the family drive stoically forward, huddled together as an inseparable unit.

People's Choice: D.1928.40

Picasso painted this image of human suffering in Barcelona in 1903 during what has become known as his Blue Period. Despite the perilous circumstances they face, the family drive stoically forward, huddled together as an inseparable unit.