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MODIGLIANI, Jeanne (1918 - 1984), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MODIGLIANI, Jeanne (1918 - 1984), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 29 November 1918, in Nice; died 1984.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, pastellist.

Jeanne Modigliani was the daughter of Amedeo Modigliani and Jeanne Hébuterne. Modigliani died on 24 January 1920, and Hébuterne committed suicide the next day. From 1920 to 1938, Jeanne was brought up in Florence, where she studied philosophy and art history. In 1939, she returned to France, where she joined

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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