Art Friday: Maximilian Luce
Artist: Maximilian Luce
1858 - 1941
French Neo-impressionist artist, printmaker and anarchist (and spent a short time in prison)
A technique of painting in small distinct dots of pure colour to form an imagine
As a Neo-impressionist, Luce was interested in light and colour - others in the group included Camille Pissarro and Georges Seurat.
This website page contains some interesting information on the man and his art: http://recollectionbooks.com/bleed/Encyclopedia/LuceMaximilien.htm
The artist himself