Raoul Dufy 1877 - 1953

Raoul Dufy 1877, Le Havre, France Died: 23 March 1953

Raoul Dufy 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.