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Marcoussis, Louis (1883c.-1941) – 1936 Self-Portrait

Engraving; 20.8 x 16.9 cm. Louis Marcoussis, formerly Ludwik Kazimierz Wladyslaw Markus or Ludwig Casimir Ladislas Markus, (1878 or 1883,[1] Łódź – October 22, 1941, Cusset) was a painter and engraver of Polish origin who lived in Paris for much of his life and became a French citizen. After studying law briefly in Warsaw he…

Playing Coy

"As he had with his portraits of Bruant and others, Lautrec enhanced the attraction by not letting the viewer see too much…" New insight on Lautrec from a catalogue we just discovered: thematthewsgallery.com/Artwork-Detail.cfm?ArtistsID=195&a… Posted by >Matthews Gallery on 2014-06-27 23:16:03