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Louis, Séraphine 1864-1942

Overview
Works: 44 works in 86 publications in 5 languages and 1,497 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Motion pictures 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Lithographer, Creator, Engraver, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Séraphine Louis, 1864-1942 : Biographie, Werkverzeichnis = biographie, catalogue raisonné by Hans Körner( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in German and French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Séraphine de Senlis by Séraphine Louis( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Séraphine by Martin Provost( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though ostensibly a shepherdess and housekeeper whose chief duties involved cooking, cleaning, and ironing, in her off-hours Seraphine joyously turned to natural elements of the outdoor world, with which she felt a tremendous degree of emotional and spiritual communion. Seraphine channeled these undying passions through painting, and, having only the scantest materials at hand, created paints from elements such as animal blood, oil from church candles, and dirt pulled from the ground. With these crude and raw tools, the nascent, budding artist created tableaux of floral arrangements utterly unlike any seen before. Sadly, those around Seraphine perceived the paintings as coarse and unimpressive -- something of a joke. Her life took a most fantastic turn, then, when Wilhelm Uhde (Ulrich Tukur), a German art critic, turned up in Senlis -- and laid eyes on the young woman's creations for the first time. Yet, despite the success that Uhde brought to Seraphine, a sad future still lay ahead for the young woman -- one accompanied by continued obscurity and emotional isolation
Inauguration de la Salle Wilhelm Uhde( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by Séraphine Louis( )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Recueil. Cartes postales de reproduction. Éditions du Centre Pompidou] by Centre Georges Pompidou( Visual )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Recueil. Oeuvre de Louis Seraphine] by Séraphine Louis( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Séraphine, Aloïse, Boix-Vives : aux frontières de l'art naïf et de l'art brut by Séraphine Louis( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inauguration de la Salle Wilhelm Uhde : Rousseau, Séraphine, Bauchant, Bombois, Vivin, Peyronnet : Musée international d'art naïf Anatole Jakovsky, le 9 juillet 1988 by Musée international d'art naïf Anatole Jakovsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[André] Bauchant, [Camille] Bombois, Séraphine [Louis (Séraphine de Senlis), Louis] Vivin [Ausstellg:] 30.6. - 12.8.56( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Recueil. Oeuvre de Séraphine Louis] [estampe] by Séraphine Louis( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tree of Paradise by Séraphine Louis( )

1 edition published in 1935 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

13-04239; 2.8 A 1 S34 T74
Séraphine de Senlis by Jean-Pierre Foucher( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Séraphine : [diapositive] by Séraphine Louis( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cita en París( Recording )

1 edition published in 1971 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Programa de entretenimiento dedicado al público femenino
[Séraphine, Galerie d'art de tradition populaire] [estampe] by Séraphine Louis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1968 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Recueil. Oeuvre de Séraphine Louis] by Séraphine Louis( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Five primitive masters by Wilhelm Uhde( )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
De Senlis, Sraphine

De Senlis, Sraphine 1864-1942

Louis, Sraphine

Louis Sraphine 1864-1942

Senlis, Sraphine de

Senlis, Sraphine de 1864-1942

Sraphine

Sraphine 1864-1942

Sraphine 1864-1942 de Senlis

Seraphine de Selis

Sraphine de Senlis

Sraphine, de Senlis, 1864-1942

Sraphine de Senlis francia festő

Sraphine de Senlis Frans kunstschilder

Sraphine de Senlis pittrice francese

Sraphine Knstlerin 1864-1942

Seraphine, Louis

Sraphine Louis franzsische Malerin

Sraphine Louis French naive-style painter

Seraphine, Seraphine

Луи, Серафина

סראפין מסנליס

เซราฟีน หลุยส์

セラフィーヌ

桑利斯的萨贺芬

Languages
French (44)

English (12)

German (11)

Japanese (1)

Spanish (1)