Pablo Ruiz Picasso - A Biography

By: Patrick O'Brien

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Everything about Picasso, except his physical stature, was on an enormous scale. His appetite for sex, money, eating and drinking, friends and quarrels, comedy and tragedy, are legendary. An awe-inspiringly productive painter, he also made a large amount of money during his life. A few painters have rivalled his life-span of 90 years, but none has attracted so insatiable a public interest. This biography gives full weight to the distinctly Mediterranean origins of Picasso's character and art. The man that emerges from it is one of many contradictions: hard and tender, mean and generous, affectionate and cold, private despite his relish of fame. A man who, despite the professed communism of his later years, in the author's view retained to the end of his life a residual Catholic mentality. 511 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0002730200. ISBN/EAN: 9780002730204. Inventory No: 251570. Paperback

Title: Pablo Ruiz Picasso - A Biography

Author Name: Patrick O'Brien

Categories: Biography,

Publisher: Great Britain, Harvill: 1989

ISBN Number: 0002730200

ISBN Number 13: 9780002730204

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good Condition

Seller ID: 251570

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