Portrait of Amedeo Modigliani painting Portrait of his lover Jeanne
“It is your duty in life to save your dream.”
Modigliani is known to have drawn and painted from a very early age, and thought himself "already a painter", his mother wrote, even before beginning formal studies. Despite her misgivings that launching him on a course of studying art would impinge upon his other studies, his mother indulged the young Modigliani's passion for the subject.
Mini Masters and Small Collectable Reproductions and Masters Portraits
These beautiful little Mini's are painted on 8 x 8 canvas covered hardwood panel (not masonite) that I have made in my studio. They will not warp and will last a lifetime. Sides are painted to match so no frame needed unless desired. They are wired and ready to hang. Small and Collectable