Portuguese, 20th century, male.
Born 1893, in Fazenda-Saudade (Sao-Tomé); died 1970, in Lisbon.
Painter, draughtsman, newspaper cartoonist. Wall decorations, designs for stained glass.
José Sobral de Almada-Negreiros was an active witness of the Portugal of his time. He used a wide variety of methods in his unending attempt to open Portugal to Europe and the modern world. Although he was a writer, poet, polemicist and playwright, he had no formal training in art. In ...