Valtat, Louis

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Portrait of Louis Valtat (click to view image source)
Louis Valtat
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Valtat, Louis Gender: M
born on 8 August 1869 at 06:30 (= 06:30 AM )
Place Dieppe, France, 49n56, 1e05
Timezone LMT m1e05 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 15°41' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 20°27 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 04°24'


French painter and printmaker associated with the Fauves ("the wild beasts", so named for their wild use of color), 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.

He died on 2 January 1952.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

BC in hand Didier Geslain archive, file peintres, photo #132


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (painter)