Ramón Gómez Cornet


Google Argentina are today celebrating the life and legacy of Ramón Gómez Cornet. considered the “Precursor of Modern Painting in Argentina”, and one of the great masters of Argentine art. Critics called him several times “the painter of the earth” thereby signaling its deep identification with the essential roots of Argentine and Latin American character.

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His work shows a balance between abstraction and figuration, making it a modern artist and classic at the same time: portraits of children in northern Argentina of looks deep, intimate and expressive, magnificent magnolias , flowers and beautiful landscapes of fine and sober colors are the hallmark of his artistic production.

Born into an important and prestigious family, Ramón Gómez Cornet was the son of Ramon Gomez , former Minister of Interior and National Senator Hipólito Yrigoyen, and Doña Rosario Cornet Palace . He belonged to a generation that renewed the Argentine art late in the first quarter of the twentieth century. His name is in the history of painting Argentina as one of the most finely gifted artists of greater dignity and aesthetic, technical and spiritual.

It is likely that future generations can establish that Ramón Gómez Cornet was the most authentic Argentine artists express their constancy in things and beings of the earth, consustanciado, for art, the profound beauty of the natural humility that characterized.

Among his major works are the potter , The Urpila , Santiagueños , Portrait of Rosario , Xiomara , Snowman , Portrait of Girl , Nude , Adelina and Self .

Ramón Gómez Cornet Google Doodle

In the Google Doodle of 1 March 2013 of Ramón Gómez Cornet you can see one of his most famous works displayed in the doodle. The Pottery by Ramón Gómez Cornet.

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If you visit the Wikipedia page about Ramón Gómez Cornet you will find a large variety of his work displayed in the article.