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Review the information on Picasso’s mural Guernica, painted in 1937. Picasso, Guernica. Retrieved from - abstraction/cubism/a/picasso-guernica. Would you classify Guernica as Expressionism, Cubism, Dada, or Surrealism? Explain your answer by using specific visual and stylistic references. Let me prelude my post by saying that I might be everywhere, except this was a great deal to examine and talk about, however I will put forth a valiant effort. What I appreciate about this course just as workmanship, is the way that we can discuss craftsmanship and the varying perspectives by they way we see a craftsman's work. This will be the same with Guernica by Pablo Picasso (1937). The composition was propelled by the Spanish Civil War that started on July 17, 1936 and went on until April 1, 1939. During that period, the traditional Spanish military officials from Spanish Morocco, which was driven by General Franco, went to topple Spain's left-wing Republican government. During that period, the German and Italian military powers supported Franco's socialist

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