Amedeo Modigliani. A portrait artist. Modigliani’s life. What can you tell about the artist from this photograph of him?. Artist facts. b. July 12, 1884, d. Jan. 24, 1920 Lived in Italy and Paris Modigliani had to struggle against poverty and chronic ill health-lead to a sad life.
A portrait artist
What shapes can you find in this painting?
What parts of the portrait have been exaggerated?
How do the facial proportions in this painting differ from realistic facial proportions?
Are most of the lines in this painting vertical horizontal, or diagonal?
What colors are used in this portrait?
What is exaggerated in this portrait?