Max Jacob

(1876 - 1944)
Max Jacob was a French poet, painter, writer, and critic.

After spending his childhood in Quimper, Brittany, he enrolled in the Paris Colonial School, which he left in 1897 for an artistic career. He was one of the first friends Pablo Picasso made in Paris. They met in the summer of 1901, and it was Jacob who helped the young artist learn French. ...
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