Dessin puriste (1925)

This is another response to an individual work, a copy of which can be found in Krauss’ book, The Picasso Papers. Before I get to this, though, let me offer some quick notes to the essay, “The Circulation of Signs.” Krauss brought up an interesting issue in the introductory essay, while discussing Picasso’s work in…

Landscape with Posters (1912)

This is a post relating to the book, The Picasso Papers, by Rosalind E. Krauss.┬áPlease see my two previous posts: Violin (1912) and All signs lead to Picasso. Here are some notes on Landscape with Posters (1912). When looking at any scene, all the lines are at a variety of angles, but Picasso allows himself…