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M C Escher
Artist
Netherlands
1898 - 1972

Maurits Cornelis Escher was a Dutch artist famous for impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, architecture, and ... read more

Man Ray
Artist
United States
1890 - 1976

Man Ray was an American modernist artist who spent most of his career in Paris. He was a significant contributor to the Dada and ... read more

Marc Chagall
Artist
Russia
1887 - 1985

Marc Zaharovich Chagall was Belarusian artist associated with several major artistic styles and one of the most successful artists of ... read more

Marcel Duchamp
Artist
France
1887 - 1968

Marcel Duchamp was a French-American painter, sculptor and writer whose work is associated with Dadaism and conceptual art. He grew up ... read more

Mark Lewis
Artist
Canada
1958 - 0

Mark Lewis is a Canadian artist born in Hamilton. Lewis attended Harrow College of Art and the Polytechnic of Central London. He started ... read more

Martin Eder
Artist
Germany
Born 31st August 1968

Martin Eder is a German artist. From 1986 until 1992, he studied at the Augsburg University of Applied Sciences, and from 1993 until ... read more

Masaccio
Artist
Italy
1401 - 1428

Masaccio was the first great painter of the Quattrocento period of the Italian Renaissance. Masaccio died at twenty-six and little is ... read more

Maurice de Vlaminck
Artist
France
1876 - 1958

Maurice de Vlaminck was a French painter. Along with André Derain and Henri Matisse he is considered one of the principal figures in the ... read more

Maurice Utrillo
Artist
France
1883 - 1955

Maurice Utrillo was a French painter who specialized in cityscapes. Born in the Montmartre quarter of Paris, France, Utrillo is one of ... read more

Max Ernst
Artist
Germany
1891 - 1976

Max Ernst was a German painter, sculptor, graphic artist, and poet. A prolific artist, Ernst was a primary pioneer of the Dada movement ... read more

Max Liebermann
Artist
Germany
1847 - 1935

Max Liebermann was a German-Jewish painter and printmaker, and one of the leading proponents of Impressionism in Germany. ... read more

Max Slevogt
Artist
Germany
1868 - 1932

Max Slevogt was a German Impressionist painter and illustrator, best known for his landscapes. He was, together with [artist 223 Lovis ... read more

Michael Kunze
Artist
Germany
Born 1961

Michael Kunze (b. 1961 Munich, Germany) studied Philosophy at the Ludwig-Maximilian-University and painting at the Academy of Arts in ... read more

Adolph Menzel
Artist
Germany
1815 - 1905

Adolph Menzel was a German artist noted for drawings, etchings, and paintings. Along with Caspar David Friedrich, he is considered one ... read more

Amedeo Modigliani
Artist
Italy
1884 - 1920

Amedeo Modigliani was an Italian painter and sculptor who worked mainly in France. Primarily a figurative artist, he became known for ... read more

Ana Mendieta
Artist
Cuba
1948 - 1985

Ana Mendieta was a Cuban American performance artist, sculptor, painter and video artist who is best known for her "earth-body" art ... read more

Andrea Mantegna
Artist
Italy
1431 - 1506

Andrea Mantegna was an Italian painter, a student of Roman archeology, and son in law of Jacopo Bellini. Like other artists of the time, ... read more

Andrea del Verrocchio
(Andrea di Michele di Francesco de' Cioni)
Artist
Italy
1435 - 1488

Andrea del Verrocchio was an Italian painter, sculptor, and goldsmith who was master of an important workshop in Florence. He became ... read more

Aristide Maillol
Artist
France
1861 - 1944

Aristide Joseph Bonaventure Maillol was a French sculptor, painter, and printmaker.

Maillol decided at an early age to become a ... read more

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo
Artist
Spain
1617 - 1682

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo was a Spanish Baroque painter. Although he is best known for his religious works, Murillo also produced a ... read more

Caravaggio
(Michelangelo Merisi )
Artist
Italy
1572 - 1610

Michelangelo Merisi was an Italian artist active in Rome, Naples, Malta, and Sicily between 1592 and 1610. His paintings, which combine ... read more

Claude Monet
Artist
France
1840 - 1926

Claude Monet was a founder of French impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's ... read more

Edouard Manet
Artist
France
1832 - 1883

Édouard Manet was a French painter. One of the first 19th-century artists to approach modern and postmodern-life subjects, he was a ... read more

Edvard Munch
Artist
Norway
1863 - 1944

Edvard Munch was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the ... read more

Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun
(Marie Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun)
Artist
France
1755 - 1842

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun was a prominent French painter. Her artistic style is generally considered part of the aftermath of ... read more

Gustave Moreau
Artist
France
1826 - 1898

Gustave Moreau was a French Symbolist painter whose main emphasis was the illustration of biblical and mythological figures. As a ... read more

Henri Matisse
Artist
France
1869 - 1954

Henri Matisse was a French artist commonly regarded as one of the artists who helped to define the revolutionary developments in the ... read more

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
(Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa)
Artist
France
1864 - 1901

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was a French painter, printmaker, draughtsman and illustrator whose immersion in the colourful and theatrical ... read more

Henry Moore
Artist
United Kingdom
1898 - 1986

Henry Spencer Moore was an English sculptor best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the ... read more

James Abbott McNeill Whistler
Artist
United States
1834 - 1903

James Abbott McNeill Whistler was an American-born, British-based artist. Averse to sentimentality and moral allusion in painting. ... read more

Joan Miró
Artist
Spain
1893 - 1983

Joan Miró was a Catalan Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona. Earning international acclaim, his work has been ... read more

Kazimir Malevich
Artist
Russia
1879 - 1935

Kazimir Malevich was a Russian painter and art theoretician. He was a pioneer of geometric abstract art and the originator of the ... read more

Lee Miller
Artist
United States
1907 - 1977

Lee Miller was an American photographer. Born in New York she was introduced to photography by her father, Theodore Miller, an engineer, ... read more

Piet Mondrian
Artist
Netherlands
1872 - 1944

Piet Mondriaan was a Dutch painter. He was an important contributor to the De Stijl art movement and group, which was founded by Theo ... read more

Quentin de la Tour
(Maurice Quentin de la Tour)
Artist
France
1704 - 1788

Maurice Quentin de La Tour was a French Rococo portraitist who worked primarily with pastels. He was born in Saint-Quentin, Aisne, the ... read more

René Magritte
Artist
Belgium
1898 - 1967

René Magritte was a Belgian surrealist artist. He is mostly famous for his thought-provoking images and his surrealist perception of ... read more

Robert Mapplethorpe
Artist
United States
1946 - 1989

Robert Mapplethorpe was an American photographer, known for his large-scale, highly stylized black and white photography. The ... read more

Sandro Botticelli
(Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi)
Artist
Italy
1445 - 1510

Sandro Botticelli was an Italian painter of the Early Renaissance. He belonged to the Florentine school under the patronage of Lorenzo ... read more

Umberto Mastroianni
Artist
Italy
1910 - 1998

Umberto Mastroianni was an Italian abstract sculptor. He was a student at the Academy of San Marcello in Rome and was initiated to ... read more

William Turner
(Joseph Mallord William Turner)
Artist
United Kingdom
1775 - 1851

Joseph Mallord William Turner was a British Romantic landscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker. Turner was considered a ... read more