How Ceramics Brought Out Picasso’s Playful Side


Learn why in later life Pablo Picasso turned his creative attention to the art of ceramics and how he drew inspiration from his beloved owl, Ubu, and goat, Esmerelda. Also featuring birds, bulls and mythological creatures, Picasso’s Menagerie (9 April | London) offers an important single-owner collection of ceramics that celebrates Picasso’s enduring adoration for the animal kingdom. Click here to watch more Sotheby’s videos.

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