Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo - Entrance to the park (Villa Ada), 1901 (detail)

Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo

May 11, 2013

Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo was an Italian painter who used a divisionist technique in which a painting is created by juxtaposing small dots of paint according to specific color theory.

Featured image: Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo - Entrance to the park (Villa Ada), 1901 (detail). Gouache and mixed media on paper. 19 3/10 × 19 7/10 in. 49 × 50 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy 11 [HellHeaven]