Rego Monteiro, Vicente do (1899 - 1970)

Image:
Rego Monteiro, Vicente do
O Combate
1927
Oil on canvas
130 x 130 cm

Nation of origin: Brazil

Dates in Paris: 1911-1914; 1921-1932, 1937, 1946-1957 alternated between Brazil and Paris

Paris address: 17, rue Gros 6e (1922), 21, rue Impératrice-de-Russie, Nice (1923), 107, avenue du Maine 14e (1923-1924), 23, rue Drouet (1924), 11, avenue Junot, villa 14, XVIIIe (1927)

Schools attended: Académie Julian; Académie Colarossi (1911-14)

Paris exhibitions:
1913, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927(Boxers and Tennis), 1928, 1929 Salon des Indépendants

1923, 1924, 1925 Salon des Tuileries

1923: Inaugural exhibition at the Maison de l'Amérique Latine

1924 (Mar. 15-Apr. 15): Exposition d'Art Américain-Latin, Musée Galliera

1925: Salon d'Automne

1925: Galerie Fabre (introduction by Maurice Raynal)

1928: Galerie Bernheim-Jeune (introduction by Ozenfant); Musée de Grenoble buys O Combate

1929, 1930 Salon des Surindépendants (co-founder)

1930 (Apr. 11-24): Première exposition du groupe latino-americain de Paris Galerie Zak

1937 (Apr. 15-30): Galerie Katia Granoff

1937: Galerie David Garnier

1937: Jeu de Paume acquires O Menino and Os Bichos (now at the Pompidou)

Represented by Léonce Rosenberg at the Galerie l'Effort Moderne

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Notes on artist:

1923 illustrations for Duchartre, Pierre Louis, and Vicente do Rego Monteiro. Legendes, croyances et talismans des Indiens de l’Amazone. Paris Folmer, 1923.

1924 illustrations for Jean Gravigny. Montmartre en 1925. Paris, Editions Montaigne, 1924.

1925 published Monteiro, Vicente do Rego. Quelques visages de Paris. Paris, Imprimerie Juan Dura, 1925.

1930 he and the French poet and critic Géo-Charles (1892-1963) organized the first comprehensive exhibition in Brazil of artists from the Ecole de Paris, which was seen in Recife, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo; sold La belle et les biches for 850f in 1928

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Citation: “Rego Monteiro, Vicente do,” Transatlantic Encounters, accessed June 15, 2019, http://chnm.gmu.edu/transatlanticencounters/items/show/4686.

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