Seattle Art Museum to Host "Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris"


Pablo Picasso - "Le baiser" (The Kiss) October 26, 1969, Mougins. Oil on canvas (97 x 130 cm).

The Seattle Art
Museum (SAM) is proud to announce
that it will present “Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso,
an extraordinary exhibition of the work of Pablo
Picasso (1881-1973). This landmark project is scheduled to be on view at SAM
Downtown from October 8, 2010 through January 9, 2011.
exhibition will present iconic works from virtually every phase of Picasso’s
legendary career.
Drawn from the collection of the Musée National
Picasso in Paris, the largest and most important repository of the artist’s work
in the world, the exhibition will feature more than 150 original works of art,
including approximately 75 paintings and sculptures, complemented by an
important selection of prints, drawings and photographs.