Archive for May 25th, 2010

My eyes were made to erase all that is ugly.

May 25, 2010

Raoul Dufy

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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, a theatrical set-dresser, a designer of furniture, and a planner of public spaces.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raoul_Dufy