Sale of paintings by Amedeo Modigliani

A member of the Jewish family of Livorno, Amedeo was the fourth child of a depressed businessman and Eugenie Garsin. His early years were poor and marked by illness. At the age of 14 he was struck by typhoid, and two years later by tuberculosis. In 1898, his 26-year-old brother Emmanuel was sentenced to six months in prison for anarchism.

In 1906, he emigrated to Paris. At first he was influenced by Toulouse-Lautrec and his work, but he was also influenced by Voir plus >

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