Current Location:
Glenn A. Niemeyer Honors Hall -> 2nd Floor (HON)
Location Notes:
HON; Academic, 2nd fl., Near Rm. 222

"Les RĂ©gates dans le Port de Trouville-Deauville" by Raoul Dufy

Artwork
Identifier:
2006.516.1
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster reproduction of original artwork
Date:
2000
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 24 in Width: 40 in
Description:
White border along the top and bottom. In the center is an image of boats in a port, green, red, blue, and white boats. City in the background.
Historical Context:
Raoul Dufy was a French Fauvist painter whose work is noted for colorful, decorative style. His work was popular in the design of household ceramics and textiles, and also for the interiors of public buildings. His main subjects include scenes of open-air social events, such as parties, regatta races and shows, among other typical nautical festivities. He was also a draftsman, printmaker, book illustrator, theatrical set designer, furniture designer and urban planner.