Pablo Picasso is most famous for the artwork he produced during his blue period and his cubist periods. Yet Picasso began his career with more traditional styles; he once stated, "...at 15 I painted like Velazquez, and it took me 80 years to paint like a child." Today, on the anniversary of his birthday, let's delve into one of his earlier pieces, "The First Communion."
1. The painting depicts Pablo Picasso's sister, Lola, at her first communion. The man at her side is either modeled on their father or... READ ON