Giorgio Morandi

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Giorgio Morandi
Born (1890-07-20)July 20, 1890
Bologna, Italy
Died June 18, 1964(1964-06-18) (aged 73)
Bologna, Italy
Nationality Italian
Field Painting, printmaking
Training Accademia di Belle Arti, Bologna
Movement Metaphysical art, futurism, modern realism

Giorgio Morandi (July 20, 1890 – June 18, 1964) was an Italian painter and printmaker who specialized in still life. His paintings are noted for their tonal subtlety in depicting apparently simple subjects, which were limited mainly to vases, bottles, bowls, flowers and landscapes.