This incredible Picasso nude has been hidden from history until now

Painting of nude
(Image credit: Oxia Palus)

Pablo Picasso may have died in 1973, but new artworks by the celebrated Spanish artist are still being uncovered. And while you might think the supply of missing paintings would have dried up by now, Picasso lovers have a new tool in their armory: AI.

Oxia Palus, a tech startup that specialises in recovering lost art, has recreated a nude that Picasso painted over with 'The Blind Man's Meal' in 1903, during the artist's Blue Period (1901-1904). 

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity, published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects.