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Etching - Taureau Aile Contemple Par Quatre Enfants (Winged Bull Watched by Four Girls)

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Succession Picasso/DACS 2001

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1957P5
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1934 - 1934

Maker Information

Artist:Pablo Picasso - View biography for Pablo Picasso


Picasso's alter-ego here takes on the ambigious form of a winged bull. Monsterous in appearance, it nevertheless expresses devotion towards four young girls, who in turn seem to be enjoying the attention of a male presence.

Purchased with assistance from the Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1957.

Further Information

Production Period:20th century
Medium:Etching on paper.


Height:335 mm
Width:435 mm