120 years ago the Polish and American born artist Tamara de Lempicka, author of the famous painting “the Great wave”. She became famous not only as an outstanding painter, but also as a socialite. The anniversary of the birth of the artist, said the Google, dedicated to her “Doodle” — themed image on the main page of its search engine.
A key influence on the work of the artist has provided such painting as art Deco and cubism and the work of the Florentine Mannerist. The famous French sculptor, painter and teacher Andre Lot, which was one of the teachers Tamara, called the direction in which she worked, “soft cubism”.
In 1920-e years, Tamara de Lempicka, being married, repeatedly tied the romances with both men and women, including the famous. In 1927 her first husband, lawyer Tadeusz., went from the artist, and three years later they officially divorced. By the way, long before Tamara saved her husband from prison — after the revolution, he was arrested by the Cheka, and she pulled him through the Swedish Ambassador, after which the couple fled to France.
The daughter of the artist Cizeta was not spoiled by the attention of any of her parents ‘ de Lempicka chose to devote time to creativity and social life, as daughter, who studied in a private boarding school, often had to live with his grandmother. At the same time, Tamara de Lempicka repeatedly painted pictures devoted to his daughter, including a series of four portraits: “Kizette in pink”, “Kizette on the balcony”, “Casetta sleeps” and “Portrait of Baroness Kizette”. The first of these pictures was composed in 1926 and the last in 1954-1955.
In the 1930-ies Tamara de Lempicka moved to the US, where she married Baron Raoul Kuffner and poselilas in new York. In the late 1960s, she went to live in the Mexican city of Cuernavaca. The artist died 18 March 1980 aged 81 years.
Doodles from time to time posted on the main page of the Google search engine is a kind of “themed cards”, dedicated to the birthday of a person and is designed to attract attention to any striking event or anniversary. Doodle are usually static images, but more often they are videos and mini-games.
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