What is the most famous painting by the painter Pablo Picasso?
Pablo Picasso’s most famous paintings are Les Demoiselles d’Avignon (1907) and Guernica (1937).
An oil painting on canvas, Les Demoiselles d’Avignon was created by Pablo Picasso in Paris in 1907. Considered the first cubist painting, this work by the artist Pablo Picasso was acquired by the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1939.
Horrified by the terrible bombing of Guernica on 26 April 1937 during the Spanish Civil War, Picasso painted Guernica. The painting, which denounces the horrors of war, was presented in 1937 as part of the Spanish pavilion at the International Exposition in Paris.
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