Pablo Picasso

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Full NamePablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso
Born25 October 1881
Place of BirthMálaga, Spain
Died8 April 1973 (aged 91)
Place of DeathMougins, France
Resting PlaceChâteau of Vauvenargues
EducationReal Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando
Years Active1897–1973
Known forPainting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, stage design, writing
Notable Works– La Vie (1903)
– Family of Saltimbanques (1905)
– Les Demoiselles d’Avignon (1907)
– Portrait of Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler (1910)
– Three Musicians (1921)
– Guernica (1937)
Art MovementsCubism, Surrealism
Spouses– Olga Khokhlova (m. 1918; died 1955)
– Jacqueline Roque (m. 1961)
Partners– Fernande Olivier (1905–1912)
– Eva Gouel (1912–1915)
– Gabrielle Depeyre (1915–1916)
– Irène Lagut (1916–1917)
– Marie-Thérèse Walter (1927–1935)
– Dora Maar (1935–1943)
ChildrenPaulo Picasso, Maya Widmaier-Picasso, Claude Picasso, Paloma Picasso
Family– José Ruiz y Blasco (father)
– Marina Picasso (granddaughter)
– Bernard Ruiz-Picasso (grandson)
AwardsLenin Peace Prize
PatronsEugenia Errázuriz, Sergei Shchukin, Gertrude Stein
InfluencesCo-founder of the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, co-invention of collage, development of various styles
Artistic Periods– Blue Period (1901–1904)
– Rose Period (1904–1906)
– African-influenced Period (1907–1909)
– Analytic Cubism (1909–1912)
– Synthetic Cubism (1912–1919)
LegacyOne of the most influential artists of the 20th century, known for his revolutionary artistic accomplishments and universal renown

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