October 14, 2019

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Amedeo Modigliani

“The Jewess,” Amedeo Modigliani

“The Jewess” (oil on canvas, 1908) was the first painting Modigliani exhibited after he moved to Paris in 1906. It currently is on view at the Jewish Museum in New York City as part of the “Modigliani Unmasked” exhibition.

Photo: Laure Denier Collection, Paul Alexandre Family, courtesy of Richard Nathanson, London