Monday, September 01, 2014

Olive garden at Mallorca

A painter who has not featured yet in the blog: Dutchman Leo Gestel (1881-1941). He is regarded as one of the leading artists of Dutch modernism, having been influenced by cubism, expressionism, futurism and postimpressionism. This painting depicting an olive garden at the Spanish island Mallorca is from 1914. More on Gestel in the Wikipedia article linked to below.