2.About-БиоAndré Hambourg was born in Paris in 1909. He began his career in the arts at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs where he studied sculpture in the studio of Niclausse. In 1927, he enrolled in the Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts as a student of painting with Lucien Simon. Zbrowski, Modigliani and Soutine’s dealer, introduced him to Henri Bénézit, who presented Hamburg’s first important one-man show in Paris in 1928. Hambourg was only nineteen years old at the time. He then became active in the important Paris Salons.