There are many Pablo Picasso famous paintings, and this is not a surprise since all Pablo Picasso paintings created by this world-renowned artist in his lifetime, are more than 13,000. When you visit Barcelona, you will have the opportunity to see many of these works at the Picasso Museum.
It's one of the city's top attractions and we highly recommend this destination to all tourists visiting the city. Conveniently located in the Gothic Quarter, this museum will enlighten and educate you about the work of this amazingly talented individual.
Guernica is One of the Most Famous Pablo Picasso Paintings
What is Pablo Picasso's most famous painting? Picasso enjoyed great fame and fortune in his lifetime, and it was clearly well deserved due to the shocking amount of wildly innovative and influential Pablo Picasso art that exists in museums, galleries and private collections around the world. Today, Picasso remains one of the world's best known artists.
When people think of famous Pablo Picasso art, the first piece that comes to mind is Guernica. Many experts would agree that this is likely his most famous piece. Created in 1937, this work deals with the bombing of Guernica that took place in the Spanish Civil War.
Let's take a quick look at some of the various famous paintings types of work Picasso created and what you will see at the Picasso Museum.
The Later Works
The art created after 1946 are considered to fall into Picasso's "Later Works" period. His works started to have more color and become extremely expressive.
On some occasions, his paintings were based on the ideas of other masters such as Goya and Velazquez. Some of the Picasso's famous paintings created during this time period include Las Meninas and the Kiss.
If you want to find more information about Pablo Picasso artwork, read the section “Picasso Art.” Also, to know more about who was Picasso, his life, and facts, read the article “Pablo Picasso Biography.”
Visiting the Picasso Museum
When you visit the Picasso Museum in Barcelona, you will see the world's best collections of Picasso's early works up to and including the Pablo Picasso Blue Period.
Barcelona Budget is excited to offer you a Picasso Walking Tour to see the Pablo Picasso Famous Paintings at the Museum, which includes not only admission to the museum, but also access to all the areas that the artist frequented in the Gothic Quarter when he lived in Barcelona. You will gain unique insights!
Are you planning to visit a lot of art museums? We also can get you a the Articket, which provides a significant discount on 6 of the most important museums, including the Picasso Museum. You will see famous Picasso's paintings and some of the best works by other artists as well, such as Joan Miro. Also, you can skip the line at all of them!