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Henri Rousseau - Quotes

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Nothing makes me so happy as to observe nature and to paint what I see.

Nothing makes me so happy as to observe nature and to paint what I see.

It is often said that my heart is too open for my own good. ---->>>

If a king tries to start a war, a mother should go to him and forbid it. ---->>>

Excuse my scribbling, it is late, and I have a poor candle. ---->>>

I cannot now change my style, which I acquired, as you can imagine, by dint of labour. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: May 21, 1844
Birthplace: Laval, Mayenne
Die: 09-02, 1910
Occupation: Artist
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Henri Julien Félix Rousseau (French: [ɑ̃ʁi ʒyljɛ̃ feliks ʁuso]; May 21, 1844 – September 2, 1910) was a French post-impressionist painter in the Naïve or Primitive manner. He was also known as Le Douanier (the customs officer), a humorous description of his occupation as a toll and tax collector (wikipedia)