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Santiago Rusinol

 (1861 - 1931)
Santiago Rusinol was active/lived in Spain, France.  Santiago Rusinol is known for land-and seascape painting-post Impressionist symbolism.

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Santiago Rusinol


Santiago RusiƱol i Prats (February 25, 1861 - June 13, 1931) was a Catalan Spanish Post-Impressionist* and Symbolist* painter, poet, and playwright.  He was born in Barcelona in 1861, and died in Aranjuez in 1931 while painting its famous gardens.

He influenced Pablo Picasso as a modern artist, and also left a lot of modernist* buildings in Sitges, a town in Catalonia very influenced by that artist.  He attended the Gervex Academy in Paris where he discovered his love for modernism.  He was most known for his plays, and for landscape and garden paintings.

After leaving school he worked in his family's textile businesses, but he quickly broke with this family tradition and left to embark upon a career as an artis  ...  Displaying 750 of 3604 characters.



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About  Santiago Rusinol

Born:  1861 - Barcelona, Spain
Died:   1931 - Aranjuez, Spain
Known for:  land-and seascape painting-post Impressionist symbolism