Chagall, Modigliani, Soutine... Paris as a School, 1905-1940 - Exhibition catalogue

Chagall, Modigliani, Soutine... Paris as a School, 1905-1940 - Exhibition catalogue

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Written in French.

Marc Chagall, Alice Halicka, Henri Hayden, Moïse Kisling, Jacques Lipchitz, Louis Marcoussis, Amedeo Modigliani, Chana Orloff, Jules Pascin, Chaïm Soutine, Ossip Zadkine and many others: it is to this generation of Jewish artists who arrived between 1904 and 1914 and to their destinies ...
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Characteristics

Number of illustrations :
280
Original work kept at :
Paris - Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme
Themes :
Paris, Religions
Dimensions :
16,3 × 22,4 × 2,6 cm
Artists :
Marc Chagall (1887-1985), Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920), Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943)
Art movements :
20th century, Modern & Contemporary Art
EAN :
9782711875061
Size of the book :
Paperback with flap
Reference :
EK397506

 

Diffusor :
EDITIONS FLAMMARION
Distributor :
EDITIONS FLAMMARION

The artist

Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

A painter, but also a sculptor and a poet, he was born in 1884 in Belarus into a modest family of Jewish origin. It was in his native city that he discovered painting, before leaving in 1907 to study at the Fine Arts School in St. Petersburg and start working in the studio of a Russian ballet decorator. Dreaming of discovering Paris, he settled there in 1911. As soon as he arrived, he met writers, poets and artists who lived in "La Ruche". This city of artists located in the 15th arrondissement of the capital has about a hundred workshops where artists of all nationalities live: Soutine, Archipenko, Zadkine, Léger, Delaunay...