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Inventory numbers: different periods, different decisions

We have recently received a group of students from the Master of Arts in Museum Studies from the Johns Hopkins University, with whom we chatted about numerous topics of the museum.  Among the topics there arose one question that in that moment we didn’t know how to answer, and it left us thoughtful! The Wait (Margot). París 1901. MPB 4271. Plandiura acquisition | Enlarged detail of the numbers in red ink (more…)

We’ve finally got the Collection online!!!

After more than two years' hard work it's a great pleasure to be able to offer a first online version of the database of the Picasso Museum's catalogue, with more than two thousand works. Making the collection accessible online was one of the major objectives for 2009. It is difficult to transmit the muddle of mixed feelings: first of all a high degree of satisfaction (almost emotion!), to finally see tangible results for such an effort put in by the whole team who have collaborated and opened up to the public a thorough knowledge about our collection of the works of ...