Tag: 1898

Alvar Aalto

(1898–1976) Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto .  Works:   Stacking Armchair 1929 Birch and plywood, 68.6 x 50.8 x 53.3 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York     Cantilevered Stacking Side Chair 1930 Chrome-plated plywood, 79.4 x 54.9 x 63.5…

1898

  Rulers: • William McKinley, 25th President of the United States (1897-1901) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) • Victoria, Empress of India (1876-1901) Events: • Elisabeth, Empress of Austria (1837-1898) murdered in Genève, Switzerland. • Worcester Art Museum established in Worcester. Births: • Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) • García Lorca, Federico (1898-1936) • Hébuterne, Jeanne…

René Magritte

(1898–1967) René François Ghislain Magritte   Works:   Les Amants (The Lovers) 1928 Oil on canvas, 54 x 73.4 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York     La trahison des images 1929 Oil on canvas, 60.33 x 81.12 Los…