October 3, 2016
Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947), The Marriage Proposal, c.1930, lithograph, 11 x 8 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, gift of Wulf Barsch, 1992.
French painter and printmaker Pierre Bonnard was born on this day in 1867. He was part of the post-Impressionism movement. He rarely painted from live models, instead choosing to do all his artwork from memory.