Gaudier-Brzeska-Maternity

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska

1891-1915

Born in France, Gaudier-Brzeska moved to London in 1910 with
his companion, Polish writer, Sophie Brzeska whom he met in Paris. Although more than
double his age, they began an intense relationship, with Gaudier annexing her surname to Gaudier- Brzeska. The couple never actually married. Sophie often dismissed their relationship and paid prostitutes to sleep with him[…]