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Giorgio de Chirico

(1888-1978)

Biography


Giorgio de Chirico was born in Greece into the family of an Italian railroad engineer and later studied in Athens, Florence and Munich, where he was much influenced by Nietzsche's philosophy and Arnold Böcklin's Symbolist art. In 1910, de Chirico moved to Paris where he made contact with Picasso and befriended Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918), French poet and leader of the avant-gardistic movement rejecting poetic traditions in outlook, rhythm, and language Read Giorgio de Chirico's Full Biography

Giorgio de Chirico. The Enigma of the Hour. The Enigma of the Hour. 1911. Oil on canvas. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Nostalgia of the Infinite. Nostalgia of the Infinite. 1913. Oil on canvas. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. The Awakening of Ariadne. The Awakening of Ariadne. 1913. Oil on canvas. Private collection. Read Note. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. The Great Tower./La Grande Tour. The Great Tower./La Grande Tour. 1913. Oil on canvas. 123.5 x 52.5 cm. Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Le Rêve transformé. Le Rêve transformé. 1913. Oil on canvas. 63 x 152 cm. Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, USA. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. The Soothsayer's Recompense. The Soothsayer's Recompense. 1913. Oil on canvas. The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Piazza d'Italia. Piazza d'Italia. 1913. Oil on canvas. Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. The Uncertainty of the Poet. The Uncertainty of the Poet. 1913. Oil on canvas. 106 x 94 cm. Tate Gallery, London, UK. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Love Song./ Le Chant d'amour. Love Song./ Le Chant d'amour. 1914. Oil on canvas. 73 x 59.1 cm. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Portrait prémonitoire de Guillaume Apollinaire. Portrait prémonitoire de Guillaume Apollinaire. 1914. Oil on canvas. 81.5 x 65 cm. Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France. Read Note. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Torino printanière. Torino printanière. 1914. Oil on canvas. 124 x 99.5 cm. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. L'Angoisse du départ. L'Angoisse du départ. 1914. Oil on canvas. 85 x 69 cm. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Mystery and Melancholy of a Street. Mystery and Melancholy of a Street. 1914. Oil on canvas. 88 x 72 cm. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Le Duo (Les Mannequins de la tour rosel). Le Duo (Les Mannequins de la tour rosel). 1915. Oil on canvas. 81.9 x 59 cm. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. Hector and Andromache. Hector and Andromache. 1917. Oil on canvas. Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy. Read Note. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. The Disquieting Muses. The Disquieting Muses. 1918. Oil on canvas. Private collection. Order a Poster or Print
Giorgio de Chirico. The Prodigal Son. The Prodigal Son. 1922. Oil on canvas. Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy. Order a Poster or Print

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