This is one of a number of Picasso's paintings of Marie-Thérèse Walter whom he had a secret relationship with for years. The works in this series mark a particular high-point in the artist's famed career. You can see this painting in #NudeAGNSW. Image: Pablo Picasso 'Nude woman in a red armchair' 1932. Tate: purchased 1953 © Succession Pablo Picasso. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney. Image © Tate, London 2016.