On a day like today – June 03, 1877, French artist Raoul Dufy was born.
June 03, 1877. Raoul Dufy (3 June 1877 – 23 March 1953) was a French Fauvist painter, brother of Jean Dufy. 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, print-maker, book illustrator, scenic designer, a designer of furniture, and a planner of public spaces.
Let’s remember his magnificent artworks: