• Today's Birthday: Raoul Dufy

    11 monthes ago - By Chez Namaste Nancy

    Raoul DUFY (1877-1953), Jeanne with Flowers, 1907, oil on canvas, 90.5 x 77.5 cm. © MuMa Le Havre / David Fogel - © ADAGP, Paris, 2013
    June 03, 1877. June 3.- Raoul Dufy was a French Fauvist painter. He developed a colorful, decorative style that became fashionable for designs of ceramics and textiles, as well as decorative schemes for public buildings. He is noted for scenes of open-air social events. He was also a draftsman, printmaker, book illustrator, Scenic designer, a designer of furniture, and a planner of public spaces. In this image: Raoul Dufy, 1914, Le Cavalier arabe , oil on...
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