Category: Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani

b Livorno, 12 July 1884; d Paris, 24 Jan 1920. Jewish-Italian painter, draughtsman and sculptor. While he is acknowledged to be one of the major artists of his generation, he was not as experimental and daring as his contemporaries. The direction of Picasso’s work, for instance, changed radically between 1906 and 1909 as a result…

Amedeo Modigliani

Painting of Amedeo Modigliani after his photo, Amedeo Clemente Modigliani (July 12, 1884 – January 24, 1920) was an Italian artist who worked mainly in France. Primarily a figurative artist, he became known for paintings and sculptures in a modern style characterized by mask-like faces and elongation of form. Posted by >Steve.D.Hammond. on 2010-01-30 14:25:54