Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection
Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881–1973), The Scallop Shell: "Notre Avenir est dans l'Air", 1912. Promised Gift from the Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection © 2014 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
The Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection consists of 82 works of art by the four pioneering Cubists: Georges Braque, Juan Gris, Fernand Léger, and Pablo Picasso, ranging in date from 1906 to 1924.
A selection of archival labels and stamps found on artwork in the Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection. A zoom function permits close viewing of the backs of individual canvases.
Exhibition wall texts and other information specific to Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection, on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from October 20, 2014 through February 16, 2015.
A Closer Look
Conservators and curators explore individual aspects of works in the Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection.