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Jules Pascin

 (1885 - 1930)
Jules Pascin was active/lived in New York / France, Bulgaria.  Jules Pascin is known for modernist female figure painting, landscape, early cartoons.

Jules Pascin

Jules Pascin was born in 1885 in Vidin, Bulgaria. His name was Julius Mordecai Pincas and he was the eighth of eleven children of a Spanish Sephardic Jew and his Serbian-Italian wife. He was raised in Bucharest, Romania. He attended art schools in Vienna and Munich and traveled to Berlin and Paris. From 1905 to 1929, he worked as a satirical cartoonist for a Munich weekly. From 1914 to 1920 he lived in America.

He changed his name to Pascin (French) but he was equally at home in any country; he became a citizen of  the United States in 1920. He traveled extensively in the southern states and portrayed the downtrodden segments of society. In 1920 he returned to Paris and from there he traveled throughout Europe and Nort  ...  Displaying 750 of 4952 characters.

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About  Jules Pascin

Born:  1885 - Vidin, Bulgaria
Died:   1930 - Paris, France
Known for:  modernist female figure painting, landscape, early cartoons