TITLE: “Madam Pompadour”
ARTIST: Amedeo Modigliani
WHY WE CHOSE IT: Italian painter/sculptor Amedeo Modigliani (July 12, 1884 – January 24, 1920) was born 128 years ago today. The artist is best known for his figurative works, characterized by elongated faces with simplified features.
SOURCE: The Art Institute of Chicago
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