Stern Pissarro Gallery

Alexandre Altmann

(Ukrainian, 1885–1950)

river landscape by alexandre altmann

Alexandre Altmann

River Landscape

Biography

Timeline

1885
Born in the village of Sobolevka near Kiev, Ukraine
1896
Ran away from his parents to Odessa
1903 - 1910
Participated in the V.Izdebski Salons in Russia
1903
Moved to Vienna
1908 - 1922
Participated in Autumn Salons in Paris
1908
First personal exhibition
1909
Moved to Paris
1910
Entered the Académie Julian. Participated in "Salon des Independents" in Paris
1912
Together with D. Vodgof and N. Aronson organized an exhibition of Russian art in Devambez gallery
1913
Two of the artist's landscapes were bought for the Luxemburg Palace Collection

Literature

adine NIESZAWER ”Peintres juifs de l’Ecole de Paris 1905-1939” Editions Denoël Paris 2000