PAINTINGS XXth CENTURY : FORTUNEY (1878-1950)

FORTUNEY (1878-1950)

"Elegant lady with silver fox fur"
Pastel signed right below
Old original frame gild with gold leaves
Dim paper card : 50 X 32 cm
Dim frame : 79 X 60 cm

BIOGRAPHY

FORTUNEY (1878-1950)

French painter of genre, lively landscapes, urban landscapes, marine, pastellist

Born in 1878, Died in 1950.

Primarily pastellist, Fortuney created some navy and especially works illustrating Parisian life, of the scenes of street and coffees, taken on the sharp one and highly coloured

Bibliography: Dictionary of painters & sculptors E.Bénézit volume V/590