- A child who could draw before he could talk
- A pet-lover who had a mouse, a turle, a monkey, and many cats and dogs
- The most famous artist of the 20th century
Over a long, turbulent life, Picasso continually discovered new ways of seeing the world and translating it into art. A restless genius, he went through a blue period, a rose period, and a Cubist phase. He made collages, sculptures out of everyday objects, and beaujpgul ceramic plates. True Kelley's engaging biography is a wonderful introduction to modern art.