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Introduction
Georges Henri Rouault (French: [ʒɔʁʒ ʁuo]; 27 May 1871, Paris – 13 February 1958) was a French painter, draughtsman and print artist, whose work is often associated with Fauvism and Expressionism.
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Q156128
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Introduction
After working with stained glass makers, Rouault studied under Moreau, later becoming the curator of the Moreau Museum, where he was introduced to Matisse, Marquet, and other artists who would eventually become known as Fauvists. While first concentrating on macabre images of prostitutes and clowns, Rouault eventually turned to infusing his painting with a sympathetic tone. Often using religious subject matter, Rouault's Expressionistic style remained clearly influenced by his experience working with stained glass. Comment on works: expressionism
Nationality
French
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Genre Artist, Painter
Names
Georges Rouault, Georges Henri Rouault, Joruju Ruō, Zhorzh Ruo, Georges Roualt, George Rouault, g. rouault, Rouault
Ulan
500024798
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