Gustave Caillebotte: Biography & Painter

Gustave Caillebotte was the first impressionist that painted realistic, photo paintings.  Caillebotte was born in 1848, he was a French painter that was really influenced by impressionism.  Mostly all of Caillebotte’s work was, oil on canvas style.  He painted Paris Street; Rainy Day in 1877.  Caillebotte was one of the less known impressionist painter during…

Frank Auerbach: Biography & Painting

One of Britain’s leading post-war painters, Frank Auerbach is among the most internationally acclaimed and collected of living artists from Britain. The painting style of Frank Auerbach is both compactly expressionistic and highly individual. Determined by his desire to capture the spirit and reality of people and places, his paintings, which he works and re-works,…