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1907 in art

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1907 in art

The year 1907 in art involved some significant events.

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Events

  • February 7 – Vanessa Stephen marries Clive Bell.
  • September – A cast of G. F. Watts' sculpture Physical Energy is erected posthumously in Kensington Gardens in London.
  • Henri Matisse begins to teach at the Académie Matisse in Paris, a private and non-commercial art school.
  • Adolphe Valette joins the staff of Manchester Municipal School of Art.
  • Kunsthalle Mannheim designed by Hermann Billing to serve an International Art Exhibition.
  • The Chicago Plan is produced by Daniel Burnham and Edward H. Bennett, and illustrated by Jules Guerin.
  • Bernard Berenson publishes North Italian Painters of the Renaissance.
  • Cadmium Red pigment first produced, in Germany.
  • Exhibitions

  • 1–27 October, Salon d'Automne, Paris. Georges Braque exhibited Viaduc à l'Estaque (a proto-Cubist work), now at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Simultaneously, there was a retrospective exhibition of 56 works by Paul Cézanne, as a tribute to the artist who died in 1906.
  • Works

  • Vladimir Baranov-Rossine – Self-portrait
  • George Bellows – Pennsylvania Station Excavation
  • Karl Bitter – Monument to General Sigel
  • Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis
  • Winter cycle (completed)
  • Sonata of the Spring
  • Sonata of the Sun
  • Zodiac cycle
  • Robert Delaunay – Paysage au disque
  • Lyonel Feininger – Der weiße Mann
  • Gustaf Fjæstad – Winter Evening by a River
  • Stanhope Forbes – After a Day's Work
  • J. W. Godward – The Love Letter
  • Ivan Grohar – The Sower
  • Bernhard Hoetger – Tomb of Paula Modersohn-Becker in Worpswede churchyard
  • Adrian Jones – Equestrian statue of the Duke of Cambridge, Whitehall (London)
  • Wassily Kandinsky – Riding Couple
  • Ernst Ludwig Kirchner – Sitting Woman (Dodo)
  • Gustav Klimt
  • Danaë
  • Hope, II
  • The Kiss
  • Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I
  • The Sunflower
  • Wilhelm Lehmbruck – Sleep (sculpture)
  • Jacek Malczewski – Bacchante
  • Henri Matisse
  • Blue Nude (Souvenir de Biskra)
  • Madras Rouge
  • Jean Metzinger
  • Paysage coloré aux oiseaux aquatique
  • Les Ibis
  • Le Flamant rose et le voilier
  • Claude Monet – Water Lilies, Giverny #3
  • Edvard Munch – Death of Marat II
  • Mikhail Nesterov – Tolstoy on the shore of the pond at Yasnaya Polyana
  • Pablo Picasso – Les Demoiselles d'Avignon
  • Henri Rousseau – The Snake Charmer
  • John Singer Sargent
  • Alpine Pool
  • Lady Speyer
  • Walter Sickert – The Juvenile Lead: Self-portrait
  • Charles Sims – The Fountain
  • Alfred Stieglitz – The Steerage (photograph)
  • Vardges Sureniants – Salome
  • Félix Vallotton
  • Portrait of Gertrude Stein
  • Three Women and a Little Girl Playing in the Water
  • J. W. Waterhouse – Jason and Medea
  • Arnoldo Zocchi – Monument to the Tsar Liberator (Sofia)
  • Movements

  • Cubism begins to take root
  • Exhibitions

  • First Exhibition of Lithuanian Art, Vilnius
  • January to June

  • January 13 – Jon Gnagy, American painter, illustrator and television art instructor (d. 1981)
  • February 4 – James McIntosh Patrick, Scottish landscape painter (d. 1998)
  • February 28 – Milton Caniff, American cartoonist (d. 1988)
  • March 23 – Abidin Dino, Turkish-born painter (d. 1993)
  • April 23
  • Lee Miller, American photographer (d. 1977)
  • Fritz Wotruba, Austrian sculptor (d. 1975)
  • May 1 – Theodore Roszak, Polish-American sculptor and painter (d. 1981)
  • May 10 – Lenore Tawney, American fiber artist (d. 2007)
  • May 22 – Hergé, Belgian comics writer and artist (d. 1983)
  • June 6 – George Rickey, American kinetic sculptor (d. 2002)
  • June 10 – Fairfield Porter, American painter (d. 1975)
  • June 14 – Nicolas Bentley, English author and illustrator (d. 1978)
  • July to December

  • July 1 – Ilya Bolotowsky, painter (d. 1981)
  • July 6 – Frida Kahlo, Mexican painter (d. 1954)
  • July 27 – Petar Lubarda, Serbian painter (d. 1974)
  • August 7 – Albert Kotin, Russian-born American Abstract Expressionist artist (d. 1980)
  • August 17 – Acee Blue Eagle, painter and muralist (d. 1959)
  • August 30 – Leonor Fini, surrealist painter (d. 1996)
  • September 4
  • Leo Castelli, Italian-American art dealer and gallerist (d. 1999)
  • Zhang Chongren, Chinese artist and sculptor (d. 1998)
  • September 26 – Anthony Blunt, English art historian (d.1983)
  • October 5 – Jean Louis, French costume designer (d. 1997)
  • October 8 – Art Babbitt, American animator (d. 1992)
  • October 21 – Nikos Engonopoulos, Greek painter and poet (d. 1985)
  • November 1 – Terence Cuneo, English railway and military painter (d. 1996)
  • November 4 – Henry Heerup, Danish painter and sculptor (d. 1993)
  • November 14 – William Steig, American cartoonist, sculptor and author (d. 2003)
  • November 22 – Dora Maar, French photographer, poet and painter, lover of Pablo Picasso (d. 1997)
  • November 28 – Charles Alston, American artist, muralist, and teacher (d. 1977).
  • Full date unknown

  • Marie Z. Chino, potter and ceramic artist (d. 1982)
  • Art Frahm, American pin-up and advertising artist (d. 1981)
  • Seamus Murphy, Irish sculptor (d. 1975)
  • Deaths

  • January 8 – Theodoor Verstraete, Belgian rural realist painter and printmaker (born 1850)
  • February 11 – Christen Dalsgaard, Danish painter (born 1824)
  • February 14 – Adolf Seel, German painter (born 1829)
  • March 26 – Ettore Roesler Franz, Italian painter (born 1845)
  • April 14 – James Clarke Hook, marine and historical painter (born 1819)
  • May 5 – Şeker Ahmet Paşa, Turkish military painter (born 1841)
  • May 11 – Edward Kemeys, American sculptor (born 1843)
  • May 18 – Bernhard Plockhorst, German painter and graphic artist (born 1825)
  • June 14 – Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo, Italian neo-impressionist painter (born 1868)
  • July 16 – Théobald Chartran, French propaganda painter (born 1849)
  • August 3 – Augustus Saint-Gaudens, American Beaux-Arts sculptor (born 1848)
  • October 4 – Alfredo Keil, Portuguese romantic composer and painter (born 1850)
  • October 30 – Đorđe Krstić, Serbian Realist painter (born 1851)
  • November 10 – Alexander Zick, German painter and illustrator (born 1845)
  • November 21
  • Paula Modersohn-Becker, German Expressionist painter (born 1876; embolism)
  • Balduin Wolff, German painter and chess player (born 1819)
  • November 23 – John F. Peto, American trompe-l'œil painter (born 1854)
  • November 27 – Paul Ritter, German architectural painter (born 1829)
  • November 28 – Stanisław Wyspiański, Polish dramatist, painter and designer (born 1869)
  • References

    1907 in art Wikipedia


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