Pablo Picasso & "Lump" - his beloved weiner dog. Small in stature - fierce…
I've never seen this amazing (though a bit blurry) photo before of Picasso and his beloved Dachshund, Lump. He's said to be "the only dog Picasso took in his arms. Via The Long and Short of it All,.
This will be my doxie tattoo! Picasso and his adored dachshund, Lump. Picasso loved animals & his work is rich with depictions. There is even a book devoted to him & his best friend - Picasso & Lump: A Dachshund’s Odyssey.
"Lump was allowed anywhere on Picasso’s property, including being the only creature allowed in Picasso’s studio. Lump appeared in 54 of Picasso’s works. Lump and Picasso were together for sixteen years, and died within months of each other.
Pablo Picasso pictured with his second wife Jacqueline Roque Picasso.
One of the many photographs by David Douglas Duncan of Lump the dachshund and Picasso.