Pablo Picasso and his wife Jacqueline entertaining friends at the party during which he died. Mougins, France, April 8, 1973.
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What a beautiful way to die. At a party, surrounded by your friends, your wife by your side. Death truly is a reflection of life. “Drink to me, drink to my health, you know I can’t drink any more.” —Pablo Picasso’s final words