British Museum prints deal completes Picasso mission

The guardian | Vanessa Thorpe:

Where can you see the most persuasive proof that Pablo Picasso was the finest graphic artist of the 20th century? A great French or Spanish art gallery? The unlikely answer is closer to home. The British Museum has just purchased a group of mint-condition prints by Picasso worth millions, the completion of a mission to house the key European collection of the artist’s print-making skills… Read more

Image: Pablo Picasso’s The Rehearsal, from 1954, will be among the works on show. Photograph: Succession Picasso/DACS 2016