Village in Brittany, Figures, Signed. Charming vintage French gouache painting on paper depicts morning in the village of. Brittany, as marked on the back. The scene shows the street known today as.
, as viewed from the seaside. In the foreground a woman in a traditional Brittany costume walks with a child, a man in a swimsuit can be seen behind them and farther in the distance, a woman is seen from the back. And came from the sale at. In Lyon and then at the. Starting in 1924 he exhibited regularly in Paris at the.
Of which he was a member, and at the. He also showed at and was a founding member of the. Created in 1925 to promote artists in the Lyon region. He exhibited also at the. In Paris in 1931 and designed a famous poster for it.Le Tour du Monde en un jour. Of 1937 and received a gold medal. In addition to being a painter. Also designed fabric as well as theater sets, especially for events at the. Is known for his paintings of views of Paris and its surrounding region, especially the valleys of the Seine and the Marne rivers, as well as scenes of Brittany and Normandy.
Fifteen of his works were acquired by the French state and by the city of Paris. His work can be found in the collection of several museums.
He is listed in the. Dictionary of Artists, the renowned and very extensive publication of biographical information on visual artists in all fields. Piece is in very good condition. Signs of normal age and use and marks of scotch tape on the corners where the artist mounted the piece on a paper backing and which would be covered by a frame.Please refer to the detailed photos on this page. This charming painting will be an authentic French addition to your décor or to your collection. 18 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches (46.20 x 28.30 cm). We try to describe all items as fully as possible, but it is impossible to describe every aspect of an object. We give the history of an object to the best of our abilities, but we may make mistakes.
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