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Raoul Dufy
Artist
France
1877 - 1953

Raoul Dufy was a French Fauvist painter. He developed a colorful, decorative style that became fashionable for designs of ceramics and ... read more

Raphael
Artist
Italy
1483 - 1520

Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino was an Italian painter and architect of the High Renaissance. His work is admired for its clarity of form and ... read more

Rembrandt
Artist
Netherlands
1606 - 1669

Rembrandt was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art and ... read more

Rembrandt Bugatti
Artist
Italy
1884 - 1916

Rembrandt Bugatti (16 October 1884 – 8 January 1916) was an Italian sculptor, known primarily for his bronze sculptures of wildlife ... read more

Renato Guttuso
Artist
Italy
1912 - 1987

Renato Guttuso was an Italian painter who also designed for the theatre and did illustrations for books. A fierce anti-Fascist, he ... read more

René Magritte
Artist
Belgium
1898 - 1967

René Magritte was a Belgian surrealist artist. He is mostly famous for his thought-provoking images and his surrealist perception of ... read more

Richard Hamilton
Artist
United Kingdom
1922 - 2011

Richard William Hamilton was a British painter and collage artist. His 1955 exhibition Man, Machine and Motion (Hatton Gallery, ... read more

Robert Delaunay
Artist
France
1885 - 1941

Robert Delaunay was a French artist who, with his wife [artist 197 Sonia Delaunay] and others, cofounded the Orphism art movement, ... read more

Robert Doisneau
Artist
France
1912 - 1994

Robert Doisneau was a French photographer. He and Henri Cartier-Bresson were pioneers of photojournalism. He is renowned for his 1950 ... read more

Robert Mapplethorpe
Artist
United States
1946 - 1989

Robert Mapplethorpe was an American photographer, known for his large-scale, highly stylized black and white photography. The ... read more

Roman Vishniac
Artist
United States
1897 - 1990

Roman Vishniac was a Russian-American photographer, best known for capturing on film the culture of Jews in Central and Eastern Europe ... read more

Roy Lichtenstein
Artist
United States
1923 - 1997

Roy Lichtenstein was an American Pop artist and became a leading figure in the new art movement in the 60's. Favoring the old-fashioned ... read more

Anselm Reyle
Artist
Germany
Born 1970

Anselm Reyle is an artist based in Berlin. He is known for his often large-scale abstract paintings and found-object sculptures. He was ... read more

Auguste Renoir
Artist
France
1841 - 1919

Auguste Renoir was a French artist who was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style. As a celebrator of beauty, ... read more

Auguste Rodin
Artist
France
1840 - 1917

Auguste Rodin was a French sculptor, generally considered the progenitor of modern sculpture, even he did not set out to rebel against ... read more

Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Artist
United Kingdom
1828 - 1882

Dante Gabriel Rossetti was an English poet, illustrator, painter and translator. He founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 with ... read more

Diego Vélazquez
(Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez)
Artist
Spain
1599 - 1660

Diego Vélazquez was a Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV and one of the most important painters ... read more

Georges Rousse
Artist
France
1947 - 0

Georges Rousse is a French artist and photographer. He was born in 1947 in Paris, where he currently lives and works.

When he ... read more

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
(Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa)
Artist
France
1864 - 1901

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was a French painter, printmaker, draughtsman and illustrator whose immersion in the colourful and theatrical ... read more

Hubert Robert
Artist
France
1733 - 1808

Hubert Robert was a French painter, noted for his landscape paintings and picturesque depictions of ruins. He was born in Paris in 1733. ... read more

Hyacinthe Rigaud
Artist
France
1659 - 1743

Hyacinthe Rigaud was a French baroque painter of Catalan origin whose career was based in Paris. He is renowned for his portrait ... read more

Joshua Reynolds
Artist
United Kingdom
1723 - 1792

Sir Joshua Reynolds was an influential eighteenth-century English painter, specialising in portraits and promoting the "Grand Style" in ... read more

Man Ray
Artist
United States
1890 - 1976

Man Ray was an American modernist artist who spent most of his career in Paris. He was a significant contributor to the Dada and ... read more

Odilon Redon
Artist
France
1840 - 1916

Odilon Redon was a French symbolist painter, printmaker, draughtsman and pastellist. Born in Bordeaux, Aquitaine, to a prosperous ... read more

Pablo Picasso
(Pablo Ruiz Y Picasso)
Artist
Spain
1881 - 1973

Pablo Picasso was a Spanish artist who spent most of his life in France. Picasso is commonly regarded as one of the artists who most ... read more

Peter Paul Rubens
Artist
Netherlands
1577 - 1640

Sir Peter Paul Rubens was a Flemish Baroque painter. He is well known for his Counter-Reformation altarpieces, portraits, landscapes, ... read more

Saloua Raouda Choucair
Artist
Lebanon
Born 1st January 1916

Saloua Raouda Choucair is a Lebanese painter and sculptor. She was the first abstract artist in Lebanon. Her exhibition in 1947 at the ... read more

Willy Ronis
Artist
France
1910 - 2009

Willy Ronis was a French photographer, the best-known of whose work shows life in post-war Paris and Provence.

Ronis became the ... read more