Kaleidoscope based on Dora Maar au Chat by Pablo Picasso
Dora Maar au Chat by Pablo Picasso.
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Pablo Picasso (1881
- 1973) was a Spanish painter, draughtsman, and sculptor. As one of the most recognized figures in 20th-century art, he is best known for co-founding the Cubist movement and for the wide variety of styles embodied in his work.
Dora Maar au Chat (Dora Maar with Cat)
is a 1941 painting by Pablo Picasso. It depicts Dora Maar, the painter's Croatian mistress, seated on a chair with a small cat perched on her shoulders. This painting is world-famous and is now one of the world's most expensive paintings.
List of most expensive paintings
Dora Maar au Chat came up for sale in an auction of
Impressionist/Modern works held at Sotheby's on May 3, 2006
in New York and making it the second-highest price ever paid
for a painting at auction.
An anonymous Russian bidder present at the New York auction won the work with a final bid of US$95,216,000.
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