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Jacob, Max (1876–1944) By Dickow, Alexander

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1122-1
Published: 01/10/2016
Retrieved: 20 March 2023, from


The poet and painter Max Jacob was a major figure in the Parisian artistic movements of the early twentieth century. With his friends Guillaume Apollinaire (1880–1918) and Pierre Reverdy (1889–1960), Jacob produced some of the Esprit Nouveau’s most radical works.

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Dickow, Alexander. "Jacob, Max (1876–1944)." The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. : Taylor and Francis, 2016. Date Accessed 20 Mar. 2023 doi:10.4324/9781135000356-REM1122-1

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