Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973): The Mother, 1901. Precursor to Blue Period. Oil on cardboard mounted on panel, 29-1/2 x 20-1/2 inches ( 74.9 x 52.1 cm). Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. © Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York . © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.