Vallauris Exposition and celebration of artwork, iconic lithograph created by Picasso as an advertisement for the 1953 Vallauris famous event. In 1948 Picasso came to live in Vallauris, a commune in the Provence Alpes-Cote-d’Azur region in southeastern France, where he stayed until 1955. During his time in the town, he created a great many sculptures and paintings including his mural War and Peace, one of the major artworks of the period. He also developed a fascination for the techniques of ceramics and linocuts. This is an original lithograph, signed and dated by Pablo Picasso.