France • 1849−1883
Eva Gonzalez (fr Eva Gonzalès; April 19, 1849, Paris - May 5, 1883, Paris) - artist from the Spanish-Belgian family, impressionist. Began to study painting in the studio Charle chaplaine, later becoming a student and one of the favorite models Edouard Manet. In his workshop, she meets her future husband, a friend of Mane the artist Henri Gerard. But their marriage was prepared for a short century: shortly after the birth of his son, Gonzalez suddenly died from embolism. After living for 34 years, left only about nine dozen paintings.

Features of the artist Eva Gonzalez: The main heroes of her canvases were mostly women and children, less often still lifes and landscapes. In all cases, Parisian paintings are characterized by muffled tones, soft lines, delicacy and even some tenderness in the depiction of objects. Whether bouquet of flowerssimple millinergirl with a bird in hand or even a pair of shoes - any composition or plot performed by Gonzalez gives a special feminine and very feminine outlook on things.

Famous paintings by Eva Gonzalez: "Morning Awakening", "Lodge in the Italian theater", "A child with a pipe", "Actress with a mask".

The author: Natalia Azarenko
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