Leonard A. Lauder on Collecting Cubism

Leonard Lauder discusses his collecting strategy by highlighting specific Cubist purchases, from his first Picasso still life to his involvement with the Douglas Cooper estate.

Director: Christopher Noey
Producer and Editor: Kate Farrell
Camera: Sarah Cowan, Wayne de la Roche
Lighting: Ned Hallick
Sound: Thomas Myers, Brenda Ray, David Raymond
Production Assistants: Stephanie Wuertz, Lisa Rifkind
Colorist: Jessica Glass
Music: Austin Fisher

Permissions courtesy of:
The Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Cubist Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Photo: Victor Skrebneski
© 2014 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
© 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York I ADAGP, Paris

Presented in conjunction with the Leonard A. Lauder Research Center for Modern Art and the exhibition Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection, on view October 20, 2014–February 16, 2015.

© 2014 The Metropolitan Museum of Art