photograph of Vincent Van Gogh in Brussels, Belgium by Victor Morin, 1886

Photo: Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, Post-Impressionist painter whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color, had a far-reaching influence on art.

Gustav Klimt and Emily Floge

Emilie Flöge and Gustav Klimt. Emilie is the subject of Klimt's famous Portrait of Emilie Flöge from She is also believed to be the female model in Klimt’s famous work, The Kiss. Klimt in his work smock

Paul Gauguin

Paul Gauguin Living in French Polynesia, being supported by the art dealer Ambroise Vollard, Gauguin got into legal trouble for taking the natives side against French colonialists. He was charged with libeling the governor, fined 500 francs and sentenced

Wassily Kandinski at Work

Wassily Kandinski- Artists at Work - Artist At Work , Resources for Art Students at CAPI , Create Art Portfolio Ideas.

Claude Monet

love-your-french: “ Claude Monet November 1840 – 5 December was a founder of French impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement’s philosophy of.

French impressionists and their signatures

Gustave Caillebotte French painter, member and patron of the group of artists known as Impressionists. Photo restored and colorized by painters-in-color

young David Hockney.

"What an artist is trying to do for people is bring them closer to something, because of course art is about sharing. You wouldn't be an artist unless you wanted to share an experience, a thought.

Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian, posing for the phrenologist Alfred Waldenburg, 1909 (Source: scopophiles)

Paul Cezanne

Paul Cézanne, 1874 "Un arte que no se basa en el sentimiento no es arte".

Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec

Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa (November 24 1864 – September french printmaker, daughtsman and illustrator.


Portrait of a Man Artist: Abraham de Vries (Dutch, The Hague (? The Hague (?)) Date: 1643 Medium: Oil on wood