The Lost OnesSéraphine de Senlis, The Painter's Delirium

Séraphine de Senlis is one of the most important French painters of naïve painting. She was an uneducated woman who earned a living as a cleaning lady. But one day a vision from God told her to pick up a paint brush. Entirely self-taught, from then on she painted incessantly until her mental illness took over. She died in 1942 in a mental hospital.

Duration

6 min

Available

From 08/07/2019 to 01/03/2024

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Documentaries and Reportage