|Name||Aurelia de Souza|
|Date of Birth||1866-06-13|
|Place of Birth||Chile|
About Aurelia de Souza
Portuguese painter who became famous for her “Self-Portrait” from 1900. She painted landscapes, portraits, and everyday scenes.
Early Life Experience of Aurelia de Souza
She studied at the Fine Arts Academy of Porto, Portugal, with the famed João Marques de Oliveira.
She was influenced by realism, naturalism, impressionism, and post-impressionism.
Family Life and Relationship
She was born in Chile to Portuguese parents, and she moved back to Portugal with her family when she was only two years old.
She and Vincent van Gogh were contemporaries.