Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso, Les femmes d’Alger (Version "O"), 1955. Oil on canvas. (Credit: Succession Picasso/DACS, London 2015, via Christie's)

Picasso Painting Sells For Almost $180 Million, Sets Record At Christie’s Auction

A vibrant, multi-hued painting from Pablo Picasso set a world record for artwork at auction at Christie’s Monday night, selling for nearly $179.4 million.


Spanish artist Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973),  seen in 1946. (Photo by George Konig/Keystone Features/Getty Images)

Prosecutors: Picasso Painting Was Stolen In France, Smuggled Into U.S. As ‘Toy’

A Picasso painting worth millions of dollars was stolen in France, and smuggled into the U.S. by someone who falsely labeled it as an “art craft” when it was shipped, authorities said Thursday.


Picasso's 'Le Tricorne' Tapestry hangs in Four Seasons Restaurant February 5, 2003 in New York City. Vivendi Universal, the financially troubled French entertainment conglomerate who owns the tapestry, has asked auction houses for proposals to sell its prized modern art collection. (Photo by Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Picasso’s ‘Le Tricorne’ To Be Removed From Four Seasons For Wall Renovations

For over half a century, New York City’s Four Seasons restaurant has been a place where Picasso meets the power lunch.


Picasso's 'Le Tricorne' Tapestry hangs in Four Seasons Restaurant (credit: Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Picasso’s ‘Le Tricorne’ To Be Moved From Four Seasons Restaurant To New York Historical Society

The 19-foot-by-20-foot curtain, called “Le Tricorne,” has been at the Four Seasons since 1959.


Picasso's 'Le Tricorne' Tapestry hangs in Four Seasons Restaurant (credit: Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Nation’s Largest Picasso Painting At Center Of Lawsuit Involving NYC Eatery

A plan to move Picasso’s “Le Tricorne” from the Four Seasons restaurant to fix the wall behind it has touched off a spat between the building’s owner and a preservation group.


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Cubist Art Donation Worth More Than $1 Billion Comes To Met Museum

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has received a donation of Cubist art worth more than $1 billion from the emeritus chairman of Estee Lauder.


This photo provided Monday Nov.29, 2010 by the Succession Picasso shows a drawing of a horse by Picasso. A retired French electrician and his wife have come forward with 271 undocumented, never-before-seen works by Pablo Picasso estimated to be worth at least euro 60 million ($79.35 million), an administrator of the artist's estate said Monday.(AP Photo/Succession Picasso)

Staggering Picasso Trove Turns Up In France

The cache, dating from the artist’s most creative period from 1900 to 1932, includes lithographs, portraits, watercolors, and sketches — plus nine Cubist collages said to be worth 40 million euros alone.