France investigates paintings stolen from Picasso's stepdaughter
France investigates paintings stolen from Picasso's stepdaughter

French prosecutors are investigating the alleged theft of three paintings from Catherine Hutin-Blay, the sole daughter of Picasso's wife Jacqueline Roque.

DNA: Zee Media Exclusive report from Shanghai, China

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China this week, Zee Media compares Mumbai with Shanghai in terms of cost of living, women's safety, etc.

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Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York
Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York

A Picasso masterpiece and a Giacometti statue smashed world records Monday for the most expensive art sold at auction, fetching more than $179 million and $141 million respectively in New York.

Picasso's electrician and wife sentenced to two years in prison
Picasso's electrician and wife sentenced to two years in prison

The court of the French region of Grasse issued on Friday a suspended sentence of two years in prison against Pablo Picasso's electrician, Pierre Le Guennec, and his wife Danielle, on charges of hiding 271 of the Spanish artist's works over the course of 37 years, until they were brought to light in 2010.

Kanye West wanted to be like Picasso
Kanye West wanted to be like Picasso

Rapper Kanye West discussed his artistic ambitions with Oxford University students, admitting he dreamed of being bigger than legendary Spanish artist Pablo Picasso.

French trial over 271 `stolen` Picasso works

A former electrician and his wife who kept 271 works of art by Picasso in their garage for close to 40 years went on trial in France on Tuesday accused of stealing the hoard.

Picasso artwork valued at $85,000 stolen from exhibition in US

A work of art by the legendary Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, valued at $85,000 was stolen during an art exhibition in Miami, media reported Saturday.

Philippines to seize Marcos widow`s art masterpieces

Philippine authorities moved Tuesday to seize paintings by Picasso, Gauguin, Miro, Michelangelo and other masters held by Imelda Marcos after getting a court order against the former first lady.

Is an early Picasso work in Bosnian town?

Library employees in the small Bosnian town of Kozarska Dubica, also known as Bosanksa Dubica, say that they have a little known work by Pablo Picasso in their library.

American wins $1 mn Picasso for just $135 in online tombola

A US ticket-holder in a worldwide online charity raffle on has walked away with an exquisite USD 1 million Picasso after paying a mere USD 135, Sotheby`s said after organising the first-of-its-kind tombola.

Chance to win $1 million Picasso for just $135 in online raffle

The UNESCO-registered charity has issued 50,000 tickets at 100 euros ($135) each for the first-of-its-kind tombola on December 18 at Sotheby`s in Paris, hoping to raise $5 million.

China`s richest man pays $28 mn for a Picasso

Billionaire Wang Jianlin, who is China`s richest man and chairman of real estate developer Dalian Wanda Group, paid $28.16 million for Spanish master Pablo Picasso`s painting.

German police find 1,500 artworks taken by Nazis

Some 1,500 works by artists like Picasso, Nolde and Matisse believed to be stolen by the Nazis in the 1930s were found at an elderly man`s apartment

407 Picassos stolen, says stepdaughter

Pablo Picasso`s stepdaughter said 407 works by the late Spanish artist were stolen from her chateau in southern France.

Pratima Pandey brings Picasso magic to runway

The magic of Pablo Picasso`s paintbrush and colours was revisited when designer Pratima Pandey showcased her collection, inspired by the painting of the famous artist, at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW).

Czech police look for stolen Picasso, Renoir paintings

A hunt is on for Pablo Picasso and Pierre-Auguste Renoir paintings that were stolen from a private collection of a Czech businessman.

Picasso painting vandalised in US

A priceless 1929 painting ‘Woman in a Red Armchair’ by Pablo Picasso was vandalised by a man who spray-painted on it at an art museum in Houston, US.

Gaga is like Picasso, says Tony Bennett

Gaga has been compared to renowned painter Picasso by singer Tony Bennett, who had recently recorded a track with her.

Aamir turns painter for best buddy Salman Khan

Despite his inexperience with paintbrush, colours and canvas, Aamir gifted a painting to his best friend Salman Khan.

Presenting, `master` Picasso with `fan` Souza in East-West showcase

It is a collaboration between Grosvenor Gallery of London and Vadehra Gallery in the capital, which earlier held a solo show of Picasso in 2006.