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Becoming Picasso: New exhibition opens at London's Courtauld Gallery

14 February 2013 Last updated at 22:44 GMT

Pablo Picasso's path to greatness as one of the most acclaimed figures of the twentieth century is the focus of a new exhibition.

Becoming Picasso: Paris 1901, at London's Courtauld Gallery, exhibits work from the artist's breakthrough year.

Will Gompertz reports.