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Dream and Lie of Franco: beyond Picasso

Removing a work of art from the context in which it is normally found can have surprising consequences, and the exhibition "Cartoons on the Front Line" at the Museu Picasso is a clear illustration of this. The central core of the exhibition is the series of etchings and sugar-lift aquatint with scraper Dream and Lie of Franco, prints by Picasso from the museum’s collection. Dream and Lie of Franco . Paris, 8 January 1937. Etching and sugar aquatint on copper plate, printed on Montval laid paper (more…)