Description of the artwork «Guernica»
Publications about the artwork
Antonio Banderas starring as Picasso at Nat Geo's "Genius"
Antonio Banderas plays Pablo Picasso , one of the most renowned artists of the 20th century, in the second season of the Nat Geo biographical anthology series, which chronicles the artist's life and work. "Genius: Picasso" premieres April 24, 2018 on Nat Geo. The first trailer for it has just recently arrived, and with it, we take our first glimpse of the movie.
Sales and auctions
Sotheby’s to sell a hand-painted ring Picasso designed for his muse
Sotheby's to offer the unique ring that unlocks the story of Picasso 's love affair with his long-standing muse Dora Maar. The artist painted a portrait of his beloved on it that carries the hallmarks of his most expressive works. The jewelry, with which the romantic story is connected, remained in Dora Maar’s personal collection until her death in 1997 and would be put on sale at auction for…
News about museums and galleries
No restoration of Guernica is foreseen. Picasso's masterpiece should undergo conservation works.
The Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía in Madrid claims that Guernica, the iconic work by Pablo Picasso , will undergo conservation works soon, although its restoration has not been mentioned yet. Official message states that "Guernica will not be restored." As museum staff comments, because of the frequent transportation from one place to another, Guernica got thinner and needs…