continuing the series... 20th C. art icons used African art as inspiration...African art helped in the development of Cubism and
Fauvism. Theses are some of the most famous artists who saw African art and employed characteristics of the art in their own work.
Henri Matisse (1869–1954)
Pablo Picasso (1881–1973)
Paul Gauguin (1848–1903)
The African artists were not identified as individuals.