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Gris, Juan (1887-1927) – 1912 Self-Portrait (Private Collection)

José Victoriano González-Pérez , better known as Juan Gris, was a Spanish painter and sculptor who lived and worked in France most of his life. His works are closely connected to the emergence of Cubism. In 1906 he moved to Paris and became friends with Henri Matisse, Georges Braque, Fernand Léger, and in 1915 he…

Jawlensky, Alexei (1864-1941) – 1910c. Head (Museum of Modern Art, New York City, USA)

Oil on canvas over cardboard; 41 x 32.7 cm. Source: Oxford University Press Russian painter and printmaker, active in Germany. When he was ten, his family moved to Moscow. Following family tradition, he was originally educated for a military career, attending cadet school, and, later, the Alexander Military School in Moscow. However, while still a…

Vera Sergine

French postcard. Photo Comoedia. Series Nos artistes dans leur loge, No. 69. Véra Sergine (1884-1946) was a popular French stage actress between the 1910s and 1930s, who was also active in French silent cinema of the 1910s. She was first married to Pierre Renoir, then had a long relationship with Henri Rollan. She is also…