Artist Birthdays September 18 – ANTON MAUVE
ANTON MAUVE (September 18, 1838 – February 5, 1888)
Art Movement: Realism, Hague School
ARTiFact: He is best known for his influence on the early work of his cousin-in-law, Vincent van Gogh; in fact, Mauve’s encouragment convinced van Gogh to begin painting in 1882.
Notable Artwork (shown below): Entering the Fold, 1885-8.