André Derain

André Derain

France • Born in: 1880

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André Derain (1880-1954) is one of the founders of Fauvism. He is also a painter of sets and costumes for ballets and the theater, engraver, illustrator, sculptor and writer.

Hailed as the pioneer of a new art, fauvism, before the war of 1914, he turned after 1918 to a realism with a renewed classicism which expressed his taste for the theater and letters, which made him one of the major figures of the interwar period.

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Visage de femme appuyée sur sa main, André Derain

Visage de femme appuyée sur sa main

André Derain

Print - 15 x 20.7 inch

$1,643

Femme nue allongée, André Derain

Femme nue allongée

André Derain

Fine Art Drawings - 19.5 x 26 x 0.4 inch

$1,643

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Who is the artist?

André Derain (1880-1954) is one of the founders of Fauvism. He is also a painter of sets and costumes for ballets and the theater, engraver, illustrator, sculptor and writer.

Hailed as the pioneer of a new art, fauvism, before the war of 1914, he turned after 1918 to a realism with a renewed classicism which expressed his taste for the theater and letters, which made him one of the major figures of the interwar period.

What is André Derain’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Famous Illustrators, Classically-Inspired Illustrative Artists

When was André Derain born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1880