Did Juan Gris get married?

Juan Gris was married to a lady named Josette and the couple had a son, Georges. Juan Gris suffered from illnesses like uremia, asthma and cardiac problems and on 11 May 1927 he died in the outskirts of Paris in an area called Boulogne-sur-Seine due to kidney failure.

When was Juan Gris married?

In 1909, Lucie Belin (1891–1942)—Gris’ wife—gave birth to Georges Gonzalez-Gris (1909–2003), the artist’s only child. The three lived at the Bateau-Lavoir, 13 Rue Ravignan, Paris, from 1909 to 1911. In 1912 Gris met Charlotte Augusta Fernande Herpin (1894–1983), also known as Josette.

When did Juan Gris change his name?


It was in 1905, while working under Carbonero, that González-Pérez changed his name to Juan Gris. He sold all his possessions and moved to Paris in 1906, shortly after the death of his father, and would remain in the city for much of his life.

What is Juan Gris art worth?

Juan Gris’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $61 USD to $56,734,971 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 1998 the record price for this artist at auction is $56,734,971 USD for Nature morte à la nappe à carreaux, sold at Christie’s London in 2014.

What school did Juan Gris go to?

Gris studied engineering at the Madrid School of Arts and Manufactures from 1902 to 1904, but he soon began making drawings for newspapers in the sensuously curvilinear Art Nouveau style. He moved to Paris in 1906 and settled at the Bateau-Lavoir, an artists’ dwelling where his compatriot Pablo Picasso lived.