Jun 07, 2023
By Andy Johnson
She was a prolific painter in her own right but was more famous for her turbulent relationship with Spanish artist Pablo Picasso – and for leaving him.
Françoise Gilot died in Manhattan yesterday from lung and heart problems.
The French-born Gilot first met Picasso when she was 21 years old and 40-years his junior.
The union produced two children but ended when she left him..
Francois Gilot was 101