Amedeo Modigliani was born in a Jewish family in Spain in Livorno, Italy. A port city of Livorno, had long served as those who persecute their religious asylum, and is home to a large Jewish community. His mother's great great grandfather, Solomon Garsin, in eighteenth Century for the refugees have emigrated to livorno. Modigliani's mother, Eugenie Garsin, was born in Marseille, is a family of scholar from the Spanish lineage of the intellectuals, for generations, along the Mediterranean coast living descendants. In many languages fluently, her ancestor was a school founded on the Talmud in the Holy Scripture and the Jewish authorities hand. Family legend traces the family lineage of the seventeenth Century Holland philosopher Spinoza. The family enterprise is with Livorno, Marseille, Tunisia and the London branch of credit institutions, but their fate and fade into.