Chaim Soutine

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Noun1.Chaim Soutine - French expressionist painter (born in Lithuania) (1893-1943)
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4), Francis Bacon, Mark Rothko, Pablo Picasso, Georgia O'Keeffe, Chaim Soutine, Alberto Giacometti, Robert Ryman, Jean Dubuffet, Nicolas de Stael, and Agnes Martin.
Artist records were set for Chaim Soutine, Peter Doig and Jean Dubuffet, whose 'Paris Polka' fetched $24.
Also included are original works of art and prints signed by Kurt Schwitters, Chaim Soutine, Sam Francis, Victor Vasarely, Ida Kohlmeyer, Henri Matisse, Alexander Calder, Keith Haring, Miro, Erte, Bruce Barnard, Henri Rovel, Kauffman, Felix La Bisse, Michael Flohr, Andy Warhol, P.
The Barnes holds one of the finest collections of post-impressionist and early modern paintings, with extensive works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Cezanne, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Henri Rousseau, Amedeo Modigliani, Chaim Soutine, and Giorgio de Chirico; American masters Charles Demuth, William Glackens, Horace Pippin and Maurice Prendergast; old master paintings; important examples of African sculpture; Native American ceramics, jewelry and textiles; American paintings and decorative arts; and antiquities from the Mediterranean region and Asia.
His paintings, though uniquely fragile, are still caught between the violence of the graffiti mark and the strange beauty of Expressionism (see L'oiseau 'Bird', 1949, an ode to Chaim Soutine if there ever was one), making Wols a fascinating figure of his historical moment, when the vestiges of an authentic belief in painting persisted throughout the horrors of World War II and into the postwar moment of new beginnings.
The collection of financier Ted Forstmann took in $83 mln, meeting expectations, although works by Chaim Soutine that were considered highlights failed to make their estimates.
But in his heart of hearts, his passion for painting veered closer to Francisco Goya and Chaim Soutine .
French painter Chaim Soutine always emphasized that he is from Lithuania though he was born near Minsk.
Chaim Soutine, a Russian-born French expressionist painter, lived from 1893 until 1943.
Hall links himself to these artists in his expressed admiration for Chaim Soutine, the brilliant, troubled creator of tormented townscapes and trees - if you have the opportunity visit the Tate to see his wonderful Red Houses, and Landscape at Cernet.
A man has a work by Chaim Soutine tattooed onto his body ("Skin").
The expulsion came when in 1916, her latent gentility asserting itself, she refused to allow his uncouth Ashkenazi (or Slav-Jewish) friends, particularly the repulsive Chaim Soutine, into her circle.