Theo Van Rysselberghe

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Style: Post-Impressionism;Pointillism;Abstract Expressionism

Place: Ghent

Born: 1862

Death: 1926

Nationality: Belgium

Biography:

Théo (Théophile) van Rysselberghe (23 November 1862 – 14 December 1926) was a Belgian neo-impressionist painter, who played a pivotal role in the European art scene at the turn of the century. Born in Ghent to a French-speaking bourgeois family, he studied first at the Academy of Ghent under Theo Canneel and from 1879 at the Académie Royale des Bea...