Giorgio De Chirico

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Style: Metaphysical Art;Neo-Baroque;Cubism;Neo-Classicism;Surrealism

Place: Volos

Born: 1888

Death: 1978

Nationality: Greece

Biography:

Giorgio de Chirico (Italian pronunciation: July 10, 1888 - November 20, 1978) was a pre-Surrealist and then Surrealist Greek-Italian painter born in Volos, Greece, to a Genovese mother and a Sicilian father. He founded the scuola metafisica art movement. His surname is traditionally written De Chirico (capitalized De) when it stands alone. Life and...