Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The Sculptor’s Studio at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich


GREENWICH, CT.- From June 18, 2011, to October 16, 2011, the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, will feature etchings by Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), considered by many to be one of the most important artists of the 20th century. Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The Sculptor’s Studio exhibits key images of Picasso etchings from a group of one-hundred prints he made for the legendary art dealer and publisher Ambroise Vollard. On loan from a private collection, these superb works from the Vollard Suite demonstrate Picasso’s ability to please and astonish with equal intensity. The exhibition is underwritten by the Charles M. and Deborah G. Royce Exhibition Fund, Sylvia and Leonard Marx, and the 2010-2011 Bruce Museum Council. In 1932, Pablo Picasso purchased the château Boisgeloup in Normandy, where he set himself up with a fully fitted-out studio for sculpture, a medium to which he would