Know All About French Painter Georges Rouault

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Georges Rouault was a draughtsman and a printmaker of late 20th century.

He was born on 27 May 1871, Paris in a poor family.

He is widely known for his strange and mystical works.

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He took part in evening course at the School of Fine Arts. And in 1891, he took admission at the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris.

Later, from 1895, he began participating in major public exhibitions, most notably the Salon d'Automne where religious art, still lifes & landscapes are shown.

In 1910, he showcased his first artworks in the Druet Gallery.

And in 1917, Raoult devoted himself to art. Also, he marked himself as one of the most passionate Christian painters of the 20th century.

Here are some of his notable works

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 The Clown

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The Old King

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The Three Judges

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