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ID number:  BIRBI-96.4
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Artist / Maker:  Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973)
Title / Object name:  Bust of Jacqueline, turned to the right
Object type:  Print
Place made:  France
Culture:  Spanish
Date made:  1958
Materials:  Lithograph
Measurements:  65.5 x 50.5 cm
Provenance:  Purchased from Galleri K, Norway, March 1996

With the striking representation of light and the meticulous details of facial expression, contour and hair, Bust of Jacqueline exemplifies Picasso’s experimental and innovative use of printmaking techniques. This representation of the artist’s wife demonstrates a concept of female beauty seen through male eyes.

Notes:  Exhibited: 'John Murphy: And Things Throw Light on Things', Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK, 17 November 2004 - 23 January 2005; 'Picasso: Paper and Clay', The Lightbox, Woking, UK, 17 March - 24 June 2017

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