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Artists who influenced Rufino Tamayo
Rufino Tamayo was born on August 26, 1899, in Oaxaca, Mexico. Orphaned by 1911, he moved to Mexico City to live with an aunt who sent him to commercial school. Tamayo began taking drawing lessons in 1915 and by 1917 had left school to devote himself entirely to the study of art. In 1921 he was appointed head of the Department of Ethnographic Drawing at the Museo Nacional de Arqueología, Mexico Cit ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by Rufino Tamayo

Pablo Ruiz y Picasso


Watermelon Feast

Helen Frankenthaler

Henri Matisse



María Izquierdo

Paul Klee

(Museum of Modern Art)


Manuel González Serrano

Georges Braque

Heavenly Bodies
(Peggy Guggenheim Collection)

Adam and Eve

Alfonso Michel