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Louis Valtat ~ Fauve painter [Part 2]

Louis Valtat [1869-1952] was a French painter and printmaker, associated with the Fauves, who first exhibited together in 1905 at the Salon d'Automne. He is noted as a key figure in the stylistic transition in painting from Monet to Matisse. For more biographical notes and earlier works by Louis Valtat see Part 1.