Monday, February 13, 2017

Head of a Woman



Amedeo Modigliani, "Head of a Woman", 1910/11, limestone at the National Gallery of Art

"Amedeo Clemente Modigliani was an Italian Jewish painter and sculptor who worked mainly in France. He is known for portraits and nudes in a modern style characterized by elongation of faces and figures." ~ Wikipedia

14 comments:

  1. The style of the artist says all. Also the comments.

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  2. That is what we call a "long face" :)

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  3. i found his style for expression little unique

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  4. By the eyebows I thought it's male...

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  5. Modigliani had a distinctive style RR, the early artists usually did.

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  6. A very different style, I quite like it.
    Thanks for the details from Wikipedia

    All the best Jan

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  7. A Spanish painter called el Greco did his portraits, with elongated faces

    Kisses

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  8. Very unusual!

    I see that spammer still hasn't stopped wasting oxygen.

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