(1898 - 1963)
Kay Sage was active/lived in New York, Connecticut. Kay Sage is known for Surreal visions, genre painting, illustration.
Biography Kay Sage
A noted surrealist painter of dream-image landscapes with muted colors, architectural forms, and mood suggestive of mystery and potentially weird happenings to come, Sage had a dramatic, tumultuous life. Her artistic career was overshadowed by her well-known husband, Yves Tanguy, and like so many women artists of the early 20th century, she became more accepted in later years.
She was raised in New York where her father was a state senator. Her parents divorced, and she traveled extensively in Europe with her mother and attended the prestigious Brearley and Foxcroft schools in England.
At age twenty five, she went to Italy to recover from a love affair with an older man and began teaching herself to paint. From 1925 to 1935,
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