Picasso Theatre

Picasso Theatre
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Douglas Cooper.

New York. Abrams. 1987. English language edition. First published in French in 1968. Beige cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket. 368 pages. 447 illustrations, including 69 plates in colour. 330 x 255mm (13 x 10"). 3kg. 0810903962. English. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket.

An illustrated study of the artistic connections between Picasso and the theatre. Picasso was extensively influenced by the drama and spectacle of the stage, and at the same time was a direct participant in the theatre, designing costumes and scenery, and depicting the dances, actors, composers, and impresarios to be found there. The book was written with co-operation by Picasso and includes previously unpublished letters, photos and interviews.