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Artist: Pablo Picasso
[Spanish painter and sculptor, 1881-1973]

Title: Three Musicians (Musiciens aux masques)

Date: 1921
Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 79 x 88 inches (201 x 223 cm)
Location: Museum of Modern Art, New York City

Image size: 993 x 887 pixels, 209 Kbytes
Image source: On-line Picasso Project
              
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Here's one more classic painting courtesy of the On-Line Picasso Project website. In fact, Lorraine Lévy is quoted in the notes to the painting saying that Three Musicians is regarded as the "climax of cubism".

This is a huge work, six and a half feet high. The musicians would be approximately life size, at least to the extent that such a comparison has meaning in a Cubist painting.

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Three Musicians
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