This pencil case, featuring Pablo Picasso’s Bust of a man wearing a hat (Buste d’homme au chapeau) has been designed and made exclusively for the NGV design store in celebration of Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2022, The Picasso Century.
The Picasso Century, features over 80 artworks by Pablo Picasso alongside over 100 works by more than 50 of his contemporaries, drawn from premier French national collections, as well as the NGV Collection.
Dimensions: 22 x 17.5cm
Exclusive to the NGV design store
Spanish 1881–1973, worked in France 1904–73
Bust of a man wearing a hat (Buste d’homme au chapeau) 26 January – 16 May 1969
charcoal, pastel, gouache, oil and chalk on paper
98.0 × 56.0 cm
Centre Pompidou, Paris, Musée national d’art moderne-Centre de création industrielle
Donated by Louise and Michel Leiris, 1984 (AM 1984-661)
© Succession Picasso/Copyright Agency, 2022
Photo © Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI/Georges Meguerditchian/Dist. RMN-GP