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One of the great­est and most in­flu­en­tial artists of the 20th cen­tury, he painted his most fa­mous work, Guer­nica, 80 years ago in 1937, as a re­ac­tion to Nazi bomb­ing of the Span­ish town of Guer­nica. The grey, black and white, 11 feet tall and 25.6 feet wide mu­ral-sized can­vas, painted in oil and pre­served at the Museo Reina Sofia in Madrid, is one of the most cel­e­brated anti-war sym­bols and an em­bod­i­ment of peace

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