Kees van Dongen - Woman in a Black Hat (Detail) - Image Copyright State Hermitage Museum

Kees van Dongen /   Cornelis Theodorus Maria 'Kees' van Dongen

Netherlands 1877 - 1968

Painting, Fauvism

Kees van Dongen
Cornelis Theodorus Maria 'Kees' van Dongen
August 20, 2013
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Cornelis Theodorus Maria ‘Kees’ van Dongen, better known as Kees van Dongen, was a Dutch painter who created in the Fauvism movement. He gained a reputation for his sensuous, sometimes garish, portraits.