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Henri PILLE Peinture d'histoire

[Encre] Henri PILLE (1844-1897)

Peinture d'histoire

(circa 1880), 21,5x35cm (dessin) 42x58cm (cadre), une feuille sous marie-louise et cadre.

Original Ink Henri Pille representing a historical scene, preserved in matte board and gilt wood frame.
Figure appreciated the Montmartre art world whose work is developed through history paintings and genre scenes often tinged with humor, Pille is best known as a designer pen. It performs numerous illustrations for publishing, especially in the Alphonse Lemerre editor and contributor to magazines and newspapers such as The Courier French, Le Rire, Le Monde illustrated, Le Procope, newscasters, The Amusing Journal, Life Modern, The Thief or The Little French illustrated. He published the drawings in the journal of the cabaret Le Chat Black and participated in the design of silhouettes for shows his shadow theater. In his letters to his brother Theo, Vincent van Gogh repeatedly expressed his admiration for the work of Henri Pille he met during his stay in Paris between May 1875 and March 1876. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

500 €

Réf : 45574



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