|More on the portrait of Gertrude Stein by Pablo Picasso in 1905-06 click here.|
ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was an American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector. Born in the Allegheny West neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and raised in Oakland, California, Stein moved to Paris in 1903, and made France her home for the remainder of her life—Wikipedia. More on the portrait of Stein by Pablo Picasso in 1905-06 click here.