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A French symbolist known for his brown monochrome palette, Eugene Carriere was
a close friend of the sculptor Rodin. Carriere's work influenced both
Matisse and Picasso (whose Blue period shows elements of Carriere's
monochrome). He was one of the leaders in the secessionist movement in France.
Eugene Anatole Carriere was born on January 16, 1849 in Gournay Seine et Marne (currently Seine Saint-Denis). He grew up in Strasbourg where he trained with a lithographer. Despite (showing 500 of 2854 characters).