Pablo Picasso. Portrait of the mother of the artist, 1896

Portrait of the mother of the artist

Portrait de la mère de l'artiste

1896

Pastel on paper

Barcelona, Picasso Museum

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In February 2013, during the restoration of this painting, experts of the Picasso Museum in Barcelona found a charcoal drawing on the back of the canvas. It depicts a man with a pipe. Having examined the drawing, the restorers say it is more likely to be a work of 15-year-old Picasso.


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