Picasso & Antiquity: Was He That Modern After All?

Pablo Picasso almost needs no introduction. Cubist painter, draughtsman, ceramicist, sculptor, and printmaker, he remains one of the most influential figures in modern cultural history. However, even though he was at the very epicenter of modern art, many of his sources of inspiration were taken directly from the ancient past. This comes as no surprise, artists have always looked backward. But the way that antiquity re-emerged through the work of Picasso was a far cry from the moralistic...

Picasso & Antiquity: Was He That Modern After All?

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