SIGNED OIL ON CANVAS BY WOULFART
French 20th Century oil on canvas signed by the artist Marius Woulfart, a painter, engraver, lithographer, illustrator and theater designer of Russian Jewish origin born in Paris in 1905.
This stunning oil on canvas features a seated veiled woman and a green pottery vase filled with flowers. It has tall, slim proportions and is in its original unframed condition.
Marius Woulfart (1905-1991) was of Russian Jewish origin but spent much of his career working in the south of France. He was the son and pupil of Max Wulfart. The career of Marius Woulfart took place mainly in the south of France. He set up his studio in Cannes, then in Grasse.
Highly visible in Paris, he exhibited regularly at the Salon d'Automne in Paris and his personal exhibitions were hosted in prestigious galleries such as the Galerie du Vieux Colombier, the Galerie des Champs Elysées or the Galerie Georges V. His works are in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art of the City of Paris.
He exhibited in England as well as in Canada and Florida.
Woulfart was particularly attached to the south of France where he liked to exhibit in the warm light of the south.
He died in Grasse, France in 1991.
Circa: 20th Century
Condition: In excellent condition
Dimensions: 120cm h x 60cm w x 2cm d