27 August 2020


Student Who Vandalised Picasso Painting At Tate Modern Jailed

An architecture student who caused over £350,000 damage to a Picasso painting at Tate Modern has been jailed for eighteen months. 

1 January 2020


Pablo Picasso Painting Vandalised At Tate Modern

Pablo Picasso’s Bust of a Woman (1944) on view at the Tate Modern has been removed from display and is undergoing conservation after a member of the public damaged the work.

20 November 2019

Dora Maar: Shedding The Muse Label – Sue Hubbard

In 1998 the first sales of the Dora Maar collection were put on sale in Paris. They revealed a life dedicated to photography, painting and poetry, executed in the city’s avant-garde milieu of the 1930s.

12 November 2019


12 June 2017


Picasso Ring With Portrait Of Lover Dora Maar To Be Auctioned

A ring, containing a Picasso portrait of Dora Maar is to be auctioned at Sotheby’s.

31 March 2017


Important Picasso Muse Dora Maar Portrait To Be Sold At Christie’s

Femme assise, robe bleue by Pablo Picasso will go under the hammer at Christie’s NY as a highlight of its Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale (Estimate: $35,000,000-50,000,000).

31 January 2016


Stolen Picasso Portrait Of Dora Maar Recovered In Turkey

A stolen painting attributed to the Spanish master Pablo Picasso has been recovered in Turkey by local police. The undercover operation in Istanbul, has turned up “Woman Dressing Her Hair” which was stolen from a collector in New York. The painting features the artist’s lover Dora Maar. It was excuited in 1940 and is considered one of his most […]

30 March 2012


Gwyneth Paltrow Depicts Dora Maar In Picasso Biopic

Gwyneth Paltrow has accepted the role of Picasso’s muse in a new biopic about the turbulent and unstable relationship between Dora Maar and the greatest artist of the 20th century. This was a turning point in the master of Cubism’s career.  The story takes place against a backdrop of the Spanish Civil War, with the […]