Woman walking in an exotic forest (Femme se promenant dans une forêt exotique): Henri Rousseau.

Abstract

Theimpedimentsencounteredon thepath toartistic celebrity status for Henri Rousseau (1844-1910) would have deterred anyone of lesser determination, but a painter hewanted to be, and despite poverty, age, and lack of training, he would not be denied. A Rousseau motif came to includea colorful kaleidoscopeof tigers, lions, andexotic flora that he brought to… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2013.279685

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