Pablo Picasso’s After Luncheon on the Grass (1962)

Pablo Picasso’s After Luncheon on the Grass (1962)

Among Picasso variations of Manet’s Le dejeuner sur l’herbe is a large sculpture of disunited figures. Great blobs of concrete, ironically, sitting on the Grass. But there is no lunch, no food, no picnic. Among Picasso’s artistic aims was to make beautiful...
George Segal’s The Asian Picnic (1996)

George Segal’s The Asian Picnic (1996)

George Segal’s The Asian Picnic (1996) is a group of picnickers on the grass or a beach. Segal’s métier is to make plaster casts of life-size human figures and then assemble them in various settings. The Asian Picnic has three picnickers who have spread a picnic cloth...