Misia Sert

Misia Sert, née Godebska (1872 - 1950), was a notable figure in the circle of avant-garde artists in Paris at the turn of the century. She had been married to Thadée Natanson and in 1903 she began living with Alfred Edwards. Later she married the Spanish painter José Maria Sert, and it is as Misia Sert that she is chiefly remembered.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1841 - 1919
Full title
Misia Sert
Date made
1904
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
92.1 x 73 cm
Inscription summary
Signed; Dated
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1960
Inventory number
NG6306
Location in Gallery