3 Results for tag: brushstroke

Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) part II

From 1882, Cézanne executed a substantial number of landscape pictures of his native Aix and of L’Estaque, a small fishing village near Marseille, in which he continues to concentrate on pictorial problems of creating depth. Here Cézanne used an organized system of layers to construct a series of horizontal planes, which ... More

Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) part I

One of the most influential artists in the history of twentieth-century painting, Paul Cézanne has inspired generations of modern artists. Generally categorized as a Post-Impressionist, his unique method of building form with color and his analytical approach to nature influenced the art of Cubists, Fauvists, and success... More

James Milford Zornes (1908-2008)

James Milford Zornes - an American watercolor artist and teacher, who was born in rural western Oklahoma. His father found farming and stock raising in the area difficult, and when young Milford was seven moved the family to Boise, Idaho. Though his mother, a former schoolteacher, taught him to draw as a child, it was ... More