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Moïse Kisling (born Mojżesz Kisling; 22 January 1891 – 29 April 1953) was a Polish-born French painter. He moved to Paris in 1910 at the age of 19, and became a French citizen in 1915, after serving and being wounded with the French Foreign Legion in World War I. He emigrated to the United States in 1940, after the fall of France, and returned there in 1946.
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Kisling was awarded French nationality for his service in the French Foreign Legion during World War I in which he was seriously wounded at the Battle of the Somme in 1915.
French, Central European, Eastern European, Polish
Artist, Genre Artist, Graphic Artist, Illustrator, Painter, Sculptor
Moïse Kisling, Moise Kisling, Mosheh Ḳisling, משה קיסלינג, Moses Kisling, Moïse Kiesling, Mojzesz Kisling, Kisling
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