Emile Bernard (1868-1941) - Le Bois d'Amour, 1894 - Huile sur toile, 61,5 x 51 cm - Musée des beaux-arts de Quimper © Musée des beaux-arts de Quimper

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The Bois d'Amour
circa 1888-1893

In 1887, Bernard became influenced by Japanese prints and by « Cloisonnism » which had just been invented by Louis Anquetin, and he abandons « Pointillism » for works of simplified form made of stacked blocks of colour.   During the...

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