Tag: Italian Ancestry

Christina Rossetti

(1830–1894) Christina Georgina Rossetti, pseudonym Ellen Alleyne Works: • Goblin Market, The Prince’s Progress, and Other Poems (English) • Poems (English) Christina Rossetti in Art: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Christina Rossetti 1866 Private collection     Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Christina Rossetti…

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

(1828–1882) Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti The artist’s works: Self-Portrait 1847 National Portrait Gallery, London Ecce Ancilla Domini 1850 Tate Britain, London Giotto Painting the Portrait of Dante 1852 Private collection Study for Giotto Painting the Portrait of Dante 1852 Tate Britain, London Paolo…

Tina Modotti

(1896–1942) Assunta Adelaide Luigia Modotti Mondini The artist’s works: En las trincheras 1924–1928 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Escaleras, Ciudad de México 1924–1926 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Secretaría de Educación con murales de Rivera c.1928 National Gallery of Art, Washington…

Giorgio de Chirico

(1888–1978) Giuseppe Maria Alberto Giorgio de Chirico The artist’s works: Autoritratto 1912–1913 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York L’angoscia della partenza 1913–1914 Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo La conquista del filosofo 1913–1914 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago La tour rouge 1913 Guggenheim Museum, New York…

Fabrice Luchini

(1951) Robert Luchini Filmography as Actor: Le retour de Casanova 1992 Director: Édouard Niermans Starring: Alain Delon, Fabrice Luchini     Beaumarchais, l’insolent 1996 Director: Édouard Molinaro Starring: Fabrice Luchini, Sandrine Kiberlain     Molière 2007 Director: Laurent Tirard Starring: Romain Duris, Fabrice Luchini   Born November 1 1951…

Elsa Lunghini

(1973) stage name Elsa Filmography as Actress: Le retour de Casanova 1992 Director: Édouard Niermans Starring: Alain Delon, Fabrice Luchini   Born May 20 1973 Paris (France) Occupation Actress Singer Songwriter

Edwige Feuillère

(1907–1998) born Edwige Louise Caroline Cunatti Filmography as Actress: L’idiot 1946 Director: Georges Lampin Starring: Gérard Philipe, Edwige Feuillère   Born October 29 1907 Vesoul (France) Died November 13 1998 Boulogne-Billancourt (France) Occupation Actress Awards César Molière Award Title Commandeur des Arts et des…

Teri Polo

(1969) Theresa Elizabeth Polo Filmography as Actress: Meet the Parents 2000 Director: Jay Roach Starring: Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller     Meet the Fockers 2004 Director: Jay Roach Starring: Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller     Little Fockers 2010 Director: Paul Weitz Starring: Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller…

Billy Barty

(1924–2000) William John Bertanzetti Filmography as Actor: Foul Play 1978 Director: Colin Higgins Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase   Born October 25 1924 Millsboro, PA (USA) Died December 23 2000 Glendale, CA (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Buried Forest…

Danny DeVito

(1944) Daniel Michael DeVito Jr. Filmography as Actor and Director: The War of the Roses 1989 Director: Danny DeVito Starring: Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner   Born November 17 1944 Neptune, NJ (USA) Occupation Actor Film director Producer Occupation Screenwriter Writer…