Kees van Dongen

While at the Hermitage in St. Petersburg I bought 2 prints I am going to have framed by Kees van Dongen. I can’t wait to have them hanging in my living room– they’re going to look fantastic hanging over my reddish-orangish couch.

Red dancer

Woman With Black hat

More later…. I am pressed for time this morning.

One thought on “Kees van Dongen

  1. lucky you. the Hermitage looks amazing. I went to a Matisse exhibition at the Royal Academy in London a few years ago and about ten of the works were borrowed from the Hermitage. How did a Soviet controlled gallery end up with so many quality Matisse works? He does not seem to be anything that a socialist government would be interested in, too, too bright and cheerful for them. And yet…

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