Emile Fabry

Emile Fabry, 1865-1966. Belgian painter influenced by Michaelangelo, Ingres, Puvis de Chavannes, and the Pre-Raphaelites. His artistic style is called “Monumentalism.” I wish I knew the exact media for this and how he made it look so luminous. Maybe it is hard pastel that is used almost as a paint on a dark field.


About kinneret

Hello, and welcome. I'm writing this blog under an alias. Why an alias? I started to write what may be described as an "American Gothic" novel (sort of Henry James/ Franz Kafka with violence) with some autobiographical details. ..when I started this blog I just decided to use the alias. This blog is about art and art history, but my interests also include literature, film analysis, psychology, forensic psychology, faerie tale analysis, cognitive therapy, cognitive linguistics, classical theater, World War II, and Russian and British history. My favorite writers include Kafka, the Brontes, and Philip K Dick. Thank you for reading this blog and I will happily reply to any comments.
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1 Response to Emile Fabry

  1. fatiha says:

    what a beautiful painting. I love the work of light and the mystery of color.

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