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The Day Picasso Made Me Fall Down

The Picture Desk Ltd.

August 12, 2013 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

Twenty-three years ago, I spent my junior year abroad in Madrid. For half the year, I lived in a small apartment just off El Paseo de Recoletos, a short and pleasant walk to the Museo del Prado, one of the world's great art museums.

At the time, I...

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