Les soles (The Soles)

© Succession Picasso/DACS, London 2024. Image credit: National Galleries of Scotland

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The Soles' was painted in Paris in March 1940, but was inspired by the town of Royan, on the Atlantic coast. Picasso was based in Royan at the time

National Galleries of Scotland: Modern


Les soles (The Soles)




oil on canvas


H 60 x W 92 cm

Accession number

GMA 1070

Acquisition method

purchased, 1967

Work type


Inscription description

Signed and dated bottom left corner: 29.3.40 Picasso


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