Self-Portrait, by Élisabeth-Louise Vigée-LeBrun, 1787, Fyvie Castle, Scotland. - See more at: http://twonerdyhistorygirls.blogspot.com/2014/12/the-revolutionary-smile-of-mme-vigee.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TwoNerdyHistoryGirls+%28Two+Nerdy+History+Girls%29#sthash.YBg157Px.dpuf
Portrait of Chaim Soutine. 1915. Oil on panel. 36 x 27.5 cm. Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, Germany When Modigliani was in Montparnasse in Paris, he became friend of the Jewish painter Chaim Soutine. . portrait was painted in 1917. The portrait was painted in an unusually rough impasto on the back of a wooden door His lips parted in a smile show strong white teeth. His head rests on a long column of neck.