Art of Class, Malaga, Spain

Street decked with flags by Raoul Dufy

Raoul Dufy Biography

Raoul Dufy

Le Havre, France, 1877 - Paris, 1953

FRENCH master painter, printmaker and designer, Raol Dufy is best known for his sombre paintings, large murals and design work.

Trained at the Ã?cole des Beux-Arts, he worked in styles, such as IMPRESSIONISM and FAUVISM. During his long career, he also created designs for his friend, Paul PORIET, the fashion designer and BIANCHINI-FÃ?RIER, a famous silk manufacturer.

He was also commissioned for various murals in Paris and was awarded the Painting Prize at the Venice Biennale (1952).



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