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Fernand KHNOPFF (1889) or the ginger obsession

Fernand

Fernand-Edmond-Jean-Marie KHNOPFF (1858-1921) is a Belgian symbolist painter. In 1883 he becomes one of the founders of the Brussels group The twenty. In his art he is influenced by the Pre-Rafael movement that used red haired women as models. His sister, Marguerite, who he admires and becomes his main model, is beautiful woman with flamboyant [...] Read more…

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