(1893 - 1943)
Chaim Soutine was active/lived in France, Russian Federation. Chaim Soutine is known for expressionist portrait, still-life and landscape painting.
A Russian Jewish expressionist portrait, still life and landscape
painter, Chaim Soutine lived most of his life in France, especially
Paris and the district of Montparnasse. His "work is
characterized by its distortions both of space and of subject matter,
violence of colour and brush-stroke, making the painting a whirlwind of
He achieved public recognition during his lifetime, but was plagued
with self-doubt about his work, especially color and form, and
destroyed the majority of his paintings done between 1920 and
1929. He was reclusive about exhibitions, but in 1935 had a very
successful exhibition in Chicago at the Arts Club. In 1937, his
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