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SOUTINE, Chaim (1893 - 1943), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SOUTINE, Chaim (1893 - 1943), Painter

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Lithuanian, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1913.

Born 1893, in Smilovichi, near Minsk; died 9 August 1943, in Paris.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes, landscapes with figures, still-lifes, flowers.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Chaim Soutine grew up in a Lithuanian ghetto, the tenth of eleven children of a poor village mender who raised his children strictly according to the rules of Orthodox

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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