1949 - Pablo Picasso Paints in Light

The photographs were exhibited in 1950 in New York City's Museum of Modern Art. They show Picasso sketching shapes in space, invisible to him until Mili's frames were developed.

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IMAGE: GJON MILI/THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION/GETTY IMAGES

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http---a.amz.mshcdn.com-wp-content-uploads-2014-10-Picasso-light-7Françoise Gilot, Picasso's lover and artistic muse, drawing with light. IMAGE: GJON MILI/ TIME & LIFE PICTURES/GETTY IMAGES

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Triple exposure of Picasso drawing with light at his home in Vallauris. IMAGE: GJON MILI/THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION/GETTY IMAGES

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Professional Figure skater Carol Lynne w. 3/4 lb. flashlights embedded in the boots of her skates to chart the designs of her skating movements. IMAGE: GJON MILI/THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION/GETTY IMAGES

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Picasso attempting to draw a Minotaur with a light pen. IMAGE: GJON MILI/THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION/GETTY IMAGES