Leon Spilliaert/ Léon Spilliaert

Belgium 1881 - 1946

Expressionism, Symbolism

Leon Spilliaert
Léon Spilliaert
May 28, 2013
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Léon Spilliaert was a Belgian symbolist painter and graphic artist known for his dark, grey-toned paintings and drawings, as well as seascapes.

Featured image: Léon Spilliaert – Self-Portrait in Mirror (detail), 1908, photo via Strawberige.com