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

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

Fauvism

August 20, 2013

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.