Pablo Picasso

This undated handout image provided by The Phillips Collection shows an infrared image of Pablo Picasso’s "The Blue Room," painted in 1901. Scientists and art experts have found a hidden painting beneath the painting. Advances in infrared imagery reveal a bow-tied man with his face resting on his hand, with three rings on his fingers. Now the question that conservators at The Phillips Collection in Washington hope to answer is simply: Who is he? It’s a mystery that’s fueling new research about the 1901 painting created early in Picasso’s career while he was working in Paris at the start of his distinctive blue period of melancholy subjects. (AP Photo/The Phillips Collection)

Picasso painting reveals hidden man

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists and art experts finally know what’s beneath one of Pablo Picasso’s first masterpieces, “The Blue Room,” using advances in infrared imagery to reveal a hidden portrait of a bow-tied man with […]

06/17/2014

FILE- In this Feb. 28, 2014, file photo provided by the New York Landmarks Conservancy, a stage curtain painted by Pablo Picasso hangs on a wall at the Four Seasons restaurant in New York. The 19-by-20-foot curtain, called "Le Tricorne," is being donated to the New-York Historical Society, painting owner the Landmarks Conservancy said on Thursday, June 12, 2014. The curtain was at the center of a legal dispute between the restaurant’s landlord, who wanted it moved so the wall behind it can be repaired. (AP Photo/New York Landmarks Conservancy, Rick Bruner, File)

Big Picasso to move to NY museum, ending dispute

NEW YORK (AP) — A stage curtain believed to be the biggest Pablo Picasso painting in the United States is moving to a museum after a dispute over whether it could stay in its longtime […]

06/12/2014

A Picasso for $135 raffle posted on YouTube.

Online raffle for original Picasso – $135.00

An online raffle is offering Picasso lovers a chance to own one of his original works for $135. The work is titled “Man with Opera Hat.” The 12-inch by 9-inch cubist drawing from 1914 is […]

10/09/2013

Pablo Picasso

Picasso portrait fetches near $45M at auction

LONDON (AP) — A Picasso painting of his muse has fetched 28.6 million pounds ($44.9 million) at a London auction.

02/05/2013

Picasso, Monets stolen in Dutch heist

AMSTERDAM (AP) – Thieves broke into a Rotterdam museum on Tuesday and walked off with works from the likes of Picasso, Monet, Gauguin and Matisse potentially worth hundreds of millions. Police haven’t said how they […]

10/16/2012

Demolition on hold for Frank Lloyd Wright house in Phoenix

PHOENIX (AP) – The city of Phoenix and a developer who was poised to demolish a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home have reached an agreement that will put any work on hold while a search continues […]

10/03/2012

Exhibit reunites art JFK saw before assassination

DALLAS (AP) – On the morning of Nov. 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy realized that their Fort Worth hotel suite featured an extraordinary array of artwork – from a […]

09/20/2012