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After the infamous public suicide of his friend (in a bar with a gun to his head); Picasso’s paintings deciphered into his famous ‘Blue Period’, which lasted from 1901 to 1904. With sombre colours and subject matter, from beggars, prostitutes and drunkards, Picasso’s deteriorating mentality is captured.

Here is a watercolour painting I did inspired by one of the ‘Blue Period’ paintings; ‘Woman with a Helmet of Hair‘ (1904).