In "Le Lapin Agile" or Harlequin with a Glass
Dans "Le Lapin Agile» ou Harlequin avec un verre
Oil on canvas
The painting depicts the owner of the cabaret Le Lapin Agile with guitar, Germaine Gargallo, a femme fatale of Casagemas, who tried to kill her and committed a suicide because of her, and Picasso himself as a harlequin. By this painting, the artist paid off his debts at Le Lapin Agile.
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