The Artist Birthday Series

Gustave Caillebotte

Gustave Caillebotte: painter Gustave Caillebotte (1848–1894) was a French painter, member and patron of the artists known as Impressionists, although he painted in a much more realistic manner than many other artists in the group. Caillebotte was noted for his early interest in photography as an art form. Gustave Caillebotte was born on 19 August… Read More Gustave Caillebotte

The Artist Birthday Series

Henri-Edmond Cross

Today’s Artist Birthday: Henri-Edmond Cross Henri-Edmond Cross, born Henri-Edmond-Joseph Delacroix (20 May 1856 – 16 May 1910), was a French painter and printmaker. He is most acclaimed as a master of Neo-Impressionism, and he played an important role in shaping the second phase of that movement. He was very influential to Henri Matisse and many… Read More Henri-Edmond Cross