Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, Paris, June-July 1907Oil on canvas, 8' x 7' 8"Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Detail from Picasso's "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon" (The Ladies of Avignon). Picasso named this oil painting after a street in Barcelona famed for its brothel!

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African Fang mask similar in style to those Picasso saw in Paris just prior to painting Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Picasso, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Picasso, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

“Les Demoiselles d’Avignon” Is Picasso at His Most Revolutionary—and Most Reprehensible
Patrick Caulfield - Les Demoiselles d'Avignon vues de derrière, 1999, screenprint on paper

Patrick Caulfield, Les Demoiselles d’Avignon vues de Derrière, Screenprint on wove paper, Paper x cm Image x cm , Edition of Courtesy the artist and Alan Cristea Gallery

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

artistic-depictions: “ Les Demoiselles d’Avignon, Pablo Picasso, oil on canvas ”

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon - Pablo Picasso - The Athenaeum

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon - Pablo Picasso - The Athenaeum

Demoiselles d'Avignon - voorstudie 1. Horizontaal, verhalend. Eros en tanatos (=dokter voor overlijdens binnen bordeel). Naamgeving door collega's Picasso.

The girls of Avignon (study), 1907 by Pablo Picasso, African Period.

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, 1907 by Pablo Picasso.

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon by Pablo Picasso

"Les Demoiselles d'Avignon (The Young Ladies of Avignon)" Picasso. 1907. "The reversed gaze, that is, the fact that the figures look directly at the viewer, as well as the idea of the self-possessed woman, no longer there solely for the pleasure of the male gaze, may be traced back to Manet's Olympia of 1863."

Les Demoiselles d& - Pablo Picasso - Wikipedia

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon (The Young Ladies of Avignon, and originally titled The Brothel of Avignon) is a large oil painting created in 1907 by the Spanish artist Pablo Picasso (1881–1973). The work portrays five nude female prostitutes from a brothel on Carrer d'Avinyó (Avinyó Street) in Barcelona.

Picasso, Les Demoiselles d’Avignon, Picasso's Demoiselles d'Avignon is an epochal painting marking a turning point in the history of art and the beginning of Cubism.