Samuel John Peploe

1871–1935

Biography

Samuel John Peploe (pronounced PEP-low; 27 January 1871 – 11 October 1935) was a Scottish Post-Impressionist painter, noted for his still life works and for being one of the group of four painters that became known as the Scottish Colourists. The other colourists were John Duncan Fergusson, Francis Cadell and Leslie Hunter.

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Académie Colarossi

The Académie Colarossi was an art school in Paris, France, established in the nineteenth century as an alternative to the ...

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Scottish Colourists

Group of four Scottish artists, who were among the first to introduce the intense colour of the French fauve movement ...

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