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…