Date of Award

Summer 8-12-2018

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Art & Art History

First Advisor

Dr. Emily Braun

Second Advisor

Dr. Lynda Klich

Academic Program Adviser

Dr. Maria Antonella Pelizzari


This thesis examines the work and actions of Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso throughout the Occupation of Paris during World War II, and in doing so, aims to demonstrate that the two artists were more closely aligned in wartime comportment and artistic production than the current scholarship might indicate.

Included in

Painting Commons



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