Description & Technical information

The dove is a symbolic and significant element in the post-war period of Picasso's work.
As in 1949, in a context of cold war, 2 000 delegates coming from all over the world participated in the World Congress of the proponents of the Peace, Picasso on Louis Aragon's recommendation was requested to
represent a dove on the poster of the event.

Date:  07.06.1960
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Colored pencil on paper

Dedicated, signed and dated lower right: pour Serge son ami Picasso 7.9.60
Certificate of authenticity issued by Claude Ruiz-Picasso dated October 9th 2019.

Dimensions: 37.7 x 27.4 cm (14⁷/₈ x 10³/₄ inches)
Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints