Thursday, May 22, 2008

Some Argentine art

Alejandro Xul Solar (1887-1963)
Dos anjos (Two angels) 1915
Watercolour on paper. 36 x 27 cm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Xul Solar was the adopted name of Oscar Agustín Alejandro Schulz Solari , the Argentine painter, sculptor, and writer

In 1912 he travelled to Europe and lived in many different cities but mainly in Italy.