Art Sunday: Pablo Picasso – Le Peintre

One of the most famous paintings by the modern art world’s beloved creator, this 1963 painting entitled “Le Peintre” (The Painter) was lost in a 1998 crash of Swissair Flight 111 off of Halifax, Nova Scotia. At the time of the crash, the painting was valued at about one and half million dollars. “Le Peintre” was part of a famous series in Picasso’s revolutionary ‘Blue Movement’.