modigliani modigliani  /moʊ ˌdɪɡ li ˈɑ ni/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Italian painter and sculptor (1884-1920)

News

  • Free Will Astrology

    GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Long after the artist Amedeo Clemente Modigliani died, his paintings sold for millions of dollars. But while alive, he never got rich from doing what he loved to do. He expressed frustration about the gap between his ambitions and his rewards.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Artvoice

Quotes

  1. "The depth of your artistry is only more overwhelmed by the generosity of your spirit and your warmth," said Garcia, who worked with Pacino on "The Godfather: Part III." "You're Van Gogh. You're Modigliani. That's who you are."
    on Jun 8, 2007 By: Andy Garcia Source: Washington Post

  2. In a rare moment of under-statement, Cecil Beaton, the be-hatted photographer, noted that she possessed "the sweetness of an 18th-century pastel, the allure of a Sargent portrait, or the poignancy of some unfortunate woman who sat for Modigliani".
    on Jul 10, 2008 By: Cecil Beaton Source: Liverpool Daily Post

  3. "So many great artists were Jewish -- like Marc Chagall, who came from Russia, or Amadeo Modigliani, who was Italian," said comedian Robert Klein, who attended the centennial reception. "The older I get, the more Jewish I feel. And to me,...
    on Jan 21, 2004 By: Robert Klein Source: CNN

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