Tag: sculptor

Antonio Canova

(1757–1822) Marchese d’Ischia Works:   Orfeo (Orpheus) 1770s Marble, h. 140 cm Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg     Euridice (Eurydice) 1776 Marble, 203 x 54 cm Museo Correr, Venezia     Orfeo (Orpheus) 1776 Marble, 203 x 85 cm Museo Correr, Venezia  …

Leonardo da Vinci

(1452–1519) Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci Works:   Annunciazione (The Annunciation) c.1472 Oil and tempera on panel, 98 x 217 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze     Ritratto di Ginevra de’ Benci c.1474 Oil on panel 38.1 x 37…

Alphonse Legros

(1837–1911)     Legros in Art: Fantin-Latour, Henri (1836-1904) Hommage à Delacroix (Homage to Delacroix) 1864 Oil on canvas, 160 x 250 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Born May 8 1837 Dijon (France) Died December 8 1911 Watford (England) Occupation Etcher…

Eugène Cyrille Brunet

(1828–1921)   Brunet in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 Oil on canvas, 76.2 x 118.1 cm National Gallery, London     Wife Caroline Brunet, née Pène Occupation Sculptor    

Louise Abbéma

(1853–1927) Louise Catherine Léonie Abbéma   Works:   Portrait de Jeanne Samary c.1879 Oil on canvas Musée Carnavalet, Paris     Born October 30 1853 Étampes (France) Died July 29 1927 Paris (France) Buried Cimetière du Montparnasse (Paris) Occupation Designer…

André Derain

(1880–1954) André Louis Derain . Works:   Bateaux de pêche, Collioure 1905 Oil on canvas, 38.2 x 46.3 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York     Henri Matisse 1905 Oil on canvas, 46 x 34.9 cm Tate Britain, London    …

Zacharie Astruc

(1833–1907)   Astruc in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 Oil on canvas, 76.2 x 118.1 cm National Gallery, London   Bazille, Frédéric (1841-1870) L’Atelier de la rue Condamine 1870 Oil on canvas 98 x 128.5 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris  …

Juan Gris

(1887–1927) José Victoriano González-Pérez . Works:   Hommage à Pablo (Portrait of Pablo Picasso) 1912 Oil on canvas, 93.3 x 74.4 cm Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago     Guitare et pipe (Guitar and Pipe) 1913 Oil and charcoal on canvas,…

Amedeo Modigliani

(1884–1920) Amedeo Clemente Modigliani Works:   Juan Gris 1915 Oil on canvas, 54.9 x 38.1 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York     L’Enfant gras (The Fat Child) 1915 Oil on canvas, 45.5 x 37.5 cm Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano…

Fernand Léger

(1881–1955) Joseph Fernand Henri Léger Works:   Nus dans la forêt (Nudes in the forest) 1909–1911 Oil on canvas, 120 × 170 cm Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo     La partie de cartes (Soldiers Playing cards) 1917 Oil on canvas, 129 ×…