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The Boy Who Bit Picasso: A Talk With Antony Penrose

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Antony’s parents were Roland Penrose, the curator and biographer of Picasso, and Lee Miller, the photographer. Famed as a Vogue fashion model in her youth, she became a Surrealist photographer in Paris, a fashion photographer in New York and a desert explorer in Egypt before being a war correspondent and a combat photographer with the US forces in Europe in WW2. Picasso painted her portrait six times and she photographed him more than 1,000 times, Her images illustrate Antony’s entertaining and amusing account of life around Picasso.

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Photo: Antony Penrose, Farleys House, Sussex, England by Tony Tree. © Courtesy Lee Miller Archives, England 2017. All rights reserved

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