Picasso - Tray - Head of a Woman (1962)
Decorative tray featuring a Surrealist painting of Picasso representing a portrait of Jacqueline au chapeau de paille. © Succession Picasso Head of a woman" (1962)
Pablo Picasso was a Spanish painter and sculptor, known to be one of the greatest and most influential artists of the 20th century. His style is characterized by his free spirit, eccentric style, and complete disregard for criticism to his work. His modern approach to painting was considered to be far ahead of his time. Picasso was arguably the first artist to have such a profound impact on the art world.
With a four-generation legacy of designing and manufacturing tapestries in the fine French tradition, the Jules Pansu company is the only weaver allowed to create a collection from the paintings of Pablo Picasso with approval from the Picasso Administration. The works were reproduced without modification, in strict compliance with the original colors and in full, perfectly faithful to Picasso "paintings.
The manufacturer is an established weaving house since 1878 in France, renowned for jacquard-woven tapestries and fabrics in both traditional French and contemporary, innovative designs. Woven and preassembled in France by two awarded best craftman of France".
• 45 x 45 cm (17 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches)
• Jacquard cotton hot-molded between two sheets of Perspex