I fancied starting with a bit of Braque, cos I dig a bit of that Georges Braque - Violin and Palette (1909). A cubist painting. Cubist painting abandoned the tradition of perspective drawing and displayed many views of a subject at one time.
Pablo Picasso's controversial "Guernica" is a political statement. This paintings illustrates an immediate reaction to the Nazi's casual bombing during the Spanish Civil War. This painting is an antiwar symbol, and a reminder of the tragedies. Guernica interpretations vary widely. There are also critics warn against trusting the political message.