Chaim Soutine

Chaim Soutine

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Cha m Soutine was a Jewish painter from Belarus. Soutine made a major contribution to the expressionist movement while living in Paris. Inspired by classic painting in the European tradition, exemplified by the works of Rembrandt, Chardin and Courbet Soutine developed an individual style more concerned with shape, color, and texture over representation, which served as a bridge between more traditional approaches and the developing form of Abstract Expressionism. Soutine was born in Smilavichy near Minsk, Belarus. He was the tenth of eleven children. From 1910-1913 he studied in Vilnius at the Vilna Academy of Fine Arts. In 1913, with his friends Pinchus Kremegne, and Michel Kikoine, he emigrated to Paris, where he studied at the cole des Beaux-Arts under Fernand Cormon. He soon developed a highly personal vision and painting techniqueshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136580454
  • 9786136580456