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Kees van Dongen    (Dutch, 1877-1968)

 Kees van Dongen - La rue de la Paix (Paintings) h: 39.4 x w: 31.9 in / h: 100.1 x w: 81 cm
Kees van Dongen
La rue de la Paix circa 1922-1923
 
 Kees van Dongen - Le Jardin (Le Louvard) (Paintings) h: 36.2 x w: 28.8 in / h: 91.9 x w: 73.2 cm
Kees van Dongen
Le Jardin (Le Louvard) 1924
 
 Kees van Dongen - Recent Acquisition
Kees van Dongen
Recent Acquisition
 

Biography
1877 Born January 1st in Delfshaven near Rotterdam
1895 Studied at Academy of Fine Arts, Rotterdam
1897 Moved to Paris and worked as an illustrator for "Revoue Blanche" and "L'assiette au Beurre"
1903 Exhibited his works publicly for the first time, and later he showed with Matisse in the Vollard Gallery
1905 Became associated with the Fauves
1908 Became a member of the group of German Expressionists "Die Brücke" (the Bridge)
1968 Died May 28 in Monte Carlo

Exhibitions
2008 Kees Van Dongen, 1877-1968, New National Museum of Monaco, Monaco
1990 Kees Van Dongen, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
1974 Les Fauves, Seibu Galleries, Tokyo, Japan
1972 Hommage a Van Dongen, Galerie Paul Valloton, Lausanne, Switzerland
1967 Van Dongen, Musee National d'arte Art Moderne, Paris, France
1946 Mostra di pittori francesi, Galerie dello Zodiaco, Rome, Italy
1911 Van Dongen, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, France
1908 Exhibited with German Expressionist group, Die Brucke
1905 Salon d'Automne, Paris, France
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