Marc Chagall He was born in Belarus (then Russia), in 1887 – Chagall was a Modernist and a world respected Jewish artist. He also designed stained glass for Reims cathedral, and memorial ceilings. He was a print maker and worked in many different mediums.
Amadeo Modigliani – was an Italian painter and sculptor who worked mainly in France. Primarily a figurative artist, he became known for paintings and sculptures in a modern style, characterized by mask-like faces and elongation of form.
I carried around her biography with me everywhere as a young girl and studied her work like mad. Tamara de Lempicka – born Maria Górska in Warsaw, Poland, was a Polish Art Deco painter and "the first woman artist to be a glamour star".