Matej Sternen (1870–1949)

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1. Woman with a corset. 1914.

1. Woman with a corset. 1914.

2. Red Parasol. 1904. Oil on Canvas.

2. Red Parasol. 1904. Oil on Canvas.

Matej Sternen was a Slovenian artist known for his Impressionist paintings. Sternen was born in Verd under he Austro-Hungarian Empire. After briefly attending a technical school in Graz, Sternen moved to Vienna to study at the Academy of Fine Arts. He continued his studied in Munich at Anton Ažbe’s famous, private school.

3. Reclining Female Nude. 1915. Oil on Canvas.

3. Reclining Female Nude. 1915. Oil on Canvas.

Sternen mostly painted figurative works, including nudes and portraits. He preferred painting women in intimate, domestic settings. He was also skilled at art restoration and conservation, working on church ceilings as well as paintings.

4. Female Semi Nude with a Necklace. 1912-16. Oil on Canvas.

4. Female Semi Nude with a Necklace. 1912-16. Oil on Canvas.

Many of Sternen’s paintings are now in the collection of the National Gallery of Ljubljana. His work has also appeared on national postage stamps, commemorating Sternen’s contributions to Slovenian art.

5. Violinist. 1926. Oil on Canvas.

5. Violinist. 1926. Oil on Canvas.

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