Yellow Sweater – Jeanne Hebuterne (1918 – 1919)

Yellow Sweater (aka Portrait of Jeanne Hebuterne), (1918 – 1919) by Amedeo Modigliani The composition is divided into broad fields of color in a subtle decorative manner; the figure’s sinuous silhouette stands out uninterrupted against the background. Modigliani’s friends described his last companion as a talented young artist who, in her lover’s presence, always remained … continue reading

Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani Biography Amedeo Modigliani was an Italian modern artist; a painter and sculptor known for his simplified and elongated forms. Index Page Family and early life Art student years Early Literary Influences Paris Friends And Influences The 1917 Paris Show Jeanne Hébuterne DeathLegacy Family and early life Modigliani was born into a Jewish family … continue reading