Pablo Ruiz y Picasso was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright who spent most of his adult life in France. Regarded as one of the greatest and most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore. To celebrate his 125th anniversary, here are some of his most beautiful and important artworks:
Les Demoiselles d’Avignon, 1907.
The Weeping Woman, 1937.
Three Musicians, 1921.
The Old Guitarist, 1903.
Saltimbanques (The Family of Saltimbanques), 1905.
Girl Before A Mirror, 1932.
Maya with her Doll, 1938.
Seated Woman in a Garden, 1938.
Head of a Woman in a Hat, 1962.