ABOUT THE ARTIST
Edouard Cortes was born in Lagny-Sur-Marne in 1882, a French post-impressionist artist of Spanish and French Household. He was the child of a Spanish woman who served at the royal court of Spain. He’s credited as “Le Poète Parisien de la Peinture” or”the Poet of Painting” because of his diverse Paris cityscapes in an assortment of weather and nighttime settings. His artistic creations are somewhat lined up with the prior age than they are to his Post-Impressionist companions André Derain or Henri Matisse.