Georgian painter, draughtsman, illustrator and stage designer. From 1910 to 1914 he trained at the Tiflis School of Painting and Sculpture and from 1919 to 1926 at the Académie Ronson in Paris. While in Paris he became closely acquainted with Modigliani, Ignacio Zuloaga, Natal’ya Goncharova and Mikhail Larionov. His early works, with their theatrically romantic depictions of Georgian national life, fantastic and Symbolist motifs and surreal effects of colour, combine elements of the grotesque with a charming poetic mystery (e.g. the ...
M. N. Sokolov
Israeli, 20th century, male.
Born 1905, in Poland (formerly Austro-Hungaria); died 1988, in Tel Aviv.
Painter, lithographer, poster artist. Scenes with figures, figures. Stage sets, murals.
Boston (Fine Art Mus.)
Jerusalem (Israel Mus.)
Ostend (Mus. voor Moderne Kunst)
Tel Aviv (MA)...