Tamara de Lempicka’s 120th Birthday
Today the Search Engine Google is celebrating Tamara de Lempicka’s 120th Birthday with Google Doodle in USA ,UK, Japan , Australia and few other countries. She is best known for her polished Art-Deco portraits of aristocrats and the wealthy, and for her highly stylized paintings of nudes.
Tamara de Lempicka is a painter of Earl Deco, born Warsaw under the Russian empire. Tamara is not a real name, there is a theory that Maria Guruska was the birth name. Polish word which is the surname after marriage: Łempicka is often written as Lempicka outside Poland. And, she was an active participant in the artistic and social life of Paris between the Wars.
Today’s Doodle praises Polish painter Tamara de Lempicka, Temara de Lempicka has developed a unique style in the Art Deco era. So, by building a career from overturning expectations and by doing so.
Born in 1898 in Warsaw, Poland, Lempicca’s art love started from a young age. When she was young she spent the summer in Italy and I felt love with my grandmother. And great Italian Renaissance painter. On her parents’ divorce, she sent to live with her wealthy aunt in Russia. At this time, Lempicka, like her future husband, Tadeusz Lempicki, was exposed to the nobility’s life.
While, her first paintings were still life and portraits of her daughter Kizette and her neighbor. Hence, she sold her first paintings through the Galerie Colette-Weil. Which allowed her to exhibit at the Salon des independents.
Read more about Tamara de Lempicka at wikipedia
Today’s Doodle by Doodler Matthew Cruickshank pays homage to Lempicka’s unique style. Cruickshank shares:
Happy 120th birthday, Tamara de Lempicka
Early concepts of the Doodle below: