About Ceramic Pencil Holder – Pablo Picasso Bouquet of Peace (1958)
This beautiful ceramic pencil holder displays the Spanish cubist painter Pablo Picasso Bouquet of Peace made in 1958, originally a watercolor drawing and subsequently printed the picture as a color lithograph. He created it for a peace demonstration in Stockholm, Sweden in 1958. Pablo Picasso Bouquet of Peace shows his desire for people to join together in love and harmony. The brightly colored flowers convey a sense of hope and rebirth, and the bouquet forms a bond between two individuals symbolized by the two hands displayed within the piece. The simplicity of the forms not only represents Picasso’s desire for childlike innocence in his art but also symbolizes the purity and openness needed to get along with others in peace. Pablo Picasso was a Spanish painter and sculptor, known to be one of the greatest and most influential artists of the 20th century. His style is characterized by his free spirit, eccentric style, and complete disregard for criticism to his work. His modern approach to painting was considered to be far ahead of his time. More details on the ceramic pencil holder Pablo Picasso Bouquet of Peace (1958):
- Dimensions: 4″ x 2.5″ 2.5″ inches
- Weight: 1 lbs (est)
- Material: Ceramic.
- Original: Pablo Picasso, Bouquet of Peace, 1958. Color Lithograph (Edition of 200), 22″ x 16″ inches.
- © Sucesión Pablo Picasso