ART: Segantini

Giovanni Segantini, Midday in the Alps, 1891

Fondation Beyeler, Basel, January 16 – April 25, 2011

This content was published on December 21, 2010 - 14:15

The unique luminosity of his paintings made Giovanni Segantini (1858-1899) a major innovator in landscape painting and a pioneer of modernism. The exhibition combines paintings and drawings from his early phase in northern Italy, images of Savoyan peasant life and his works from the Swiss mountain realm of Engadin.

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