Spanish artist Pablo Ruiz y Picasso was born on October 25, 1881. Actually, he was baptized “Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Crispiniano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso” but that wouldn’t fit neatly in the corner of a canvas.
“Happy Birthday, Pablo Picasso!” Huffington Post
“Pablo Picasso Birthday Celebration,” Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX
“Happy Birthday, Picasso: His Rare 1934 Etchings for a Sexually Charged Ancient Greek Comedy,” Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
“Celebrating Picasso, Through the Lens of David Douglas Duncan,” Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
“Sotheby’s brings Picasso, Miro to Moscow for ‘priciest ever’ show,” AFP via Hindustan Times
On-Line Picasso Project
Picasso official website
Image (“Happy Birthday Pablo, after Picasso”) by Mike Licht. Download a copy here. Creative Commons license; credit Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com
Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.