Kees Van Dongen
- Category : Art-Cartoonist
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (16,20,26,59)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX The Alpha 2
Dutch-French Fauvist painter, landscaper and portraitist of the rich and famous. He had a gift for painting figures, and was noted for his exuberant use of vivid color. He lived in Paris from the age of 20, using his first name for cartoon and newspaper caricatures, and became a book illustrator in 1918.
Dongen was married twice, the first in 1901 and the second in 1939, and has one son. He became a naturalized French citizen in 1929.
He died 3/28/1968, Monte Carlo, Monaco.