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Enrico Donati

 (1909 - 2008)
Enrico Donati was active/lived in New York / Italy.  Enrico Donati is known for abstract expressionist and surreal painting.

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Enrico Donati


Enrico Donati, a surrealist and abstract expressionist painter, was born in Milan, Italy in 1909 and died in Manhattan on April 25, 2008.  He was known for his association with the surrealist movement of the 1940's, but his artwork continued to transform itself through the many trends that have occurred during his long career.  In Italy he attended the Universita degli Studi in Pavia where he studied economics.  In 1934, he moved to the United States settling in New York where he studied at the New School for Social Research and the Art Students' League.

Considered the surviving dean of the Surrealist Movement and a member of the New York School, Donati painted with Ernst, Matta and Tanguy in the thirties and forties,   ...  Displaying 750 of 19087 characters.



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About  Enrico Donati

Born:  1909 - Milan, Italy
Died:   2008 - Manhattan, New York
Known for:  abstract expressionist and surreal painting