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Watch a short video biography about Gertrude Stein's life and work, including her mentoring of Matisse and Picasso, her time in Paris as part of the Lost Generation, her relationship with Alice B. Toklas, and her written work.

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Gertrude Stein was a member of the Lost Generation in Paris and helped develop modernism in Art and Literature. A larger than life personality, she encouraged artists such as Picasso and Hemingway in addition to her own writing.

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