Friday, February 8, 2013

Raoul Dufy

Raoul Dufy (1877 – 1953)

View of Paris from Montmartre, 1902

Le Petit Wagon, 1905

Road Bordered by Trees  - circa 1905

Le Yacht anglais, 1906

Raoul Dufy, The Loir- View from the Artist’s Boat, 1906

Anemones, 1906

Le port, 1907

The Boats at Martigues, 1907

Voiliers et Barques dans le Port, 1907

Arcades at L’Estaque, 1908

Le Port du Havre, 1908

L'Atelier de la rue Séguier (The Studio on Seguier Street), 1909

Franz Marc and Maria in the studio, 1912

Fountain in Avignon, 1913

Hotel Sube, 1926

Chateau and Horses, 1930

Raoul Dufy, Dusk at La Baie des Anges, Nice, 1932

La Tour Eiffel, 1935

Interieur aux instruments de musique, circa 1940, Watercolor

Open Window in Nice, c. 1942

The Norman Coast

Raoul Dufy painting the fresco La Fée Electricité for the 1937 Exposition Internationale in Paris, photo Roger Schall 1936
Raoul Dufy (3 June 1877 – 23 March 1953) 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.
source: wikipedia