Archive for July 19th, 2009

Good painting is like good cooking; it can be tasted, but not explained.

July 19, 2009

Maurice de Vlaminck

The River Seine at Chatou 1906


Maurice de Vlaminck (4 April 1876 – 11 October 1958) was a French painter. Along with André Derain and Henri Matisse he is considered one of the principal figures in the Fauve movement, a group of modern artists who from 1904 to 1908 were united in their use of intense color.