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date: 05 August 2020

Modigliani, Amedeo (1884–1920) Italian painter, sculptor, and draughtsman, 

Source:
A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art
Author(s):

Ian Chilvers,

John Glaves-Smith

active in France from 1906, one of the legendary personalities of modern art. He was born in Leghorn (Livorno) into a Jewish merchant family. Serious childhood illness (pleurisy and typhus) prevented him from following a normal education, but in ... ...

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