NEW SELECTION : LEVIGNE Théodore (1848-1912)

LEVIGNE Théodore (1848-1912)

Women Playing Music in 18th Century
Oil on wood panel with parquetry signed low left
Old original frame gilded with leaves
Dim canvas : 58 X 41 cm
Dim frame : 73 X 56 cm
Certificate of authenticity

BIOGRAPHY

LEVIGNE Théodore (1848-1912)
French Painter 19th-20th century
Lyon School

Born 1848 in Noirétable (Loire)
Died 11 November 1912 in Lyon.

Genre scenes, portraits, Lively landscapes, Marines.

Lived and worked in Lyon.
In 1998, l’Atrium de Tassin la demi-lune exhibited a rétrospective of his work.
His landscapes, often displayed in winter, recall the misty mood of the streams near Lyon ; but also marines with sunny seasides of the Méditerranée.

Museums :
Tournus, Chambéry, Nice, Rumilly, Nuits st Georges

Bibliography :
Dictionary of Artists E. Bénézit Ed.Gründ Vol VIII /598