Henri Mayeux Pastel of Venice

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A beautifully rendered view of Venice in pastel, watercolor and pen and ink by French artist Henri Mayeux (1845-1929), framed through an arch with a view of the campanile of St. Mark's in the distance, a sculpture on pedestal in the center and pedestrians with a banner, and gondolas in the foreground, all rendered expressively and with attention to architectural detail. Signed H. Mayeux lower right. New, museum quality framing, a hand finished, gilded laurel leaf carved frame. The drawing is double matte floated within a painted French matte (watercolor lines of grey and black framing the image), with UV resistant glass.

Details

  • Creator
    Henri Mayeux (Artist)
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
    Dimensions
    20 in. H x 16.75 in. W x 1 in. D
    51 cm H x 43 cm W x 3 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Essex, MA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU83777974263
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