Réf : 72207
Pierre-Eugène Montézin (1874-1946) - The Port of Saint-Mammès
Dimensions: H. 17 x W. 24 inches (With frame: H. 18.8 x W. 25.6 inches)
Provenance: Galerie Raphaël Gérard (Paris, France)
Exhibition Montézin, #28, Le Port de St-Mammès, May 15-29, 1943
Pierre-Eugène Montézin was born in Paris in 1874. He was an extraordinary self-taught artist that was not affiliated with any workshop and a visionary neo-impressionist painter.
At the time, his modern touch did not correspond with what the academy deemed respectable. At the age of 19, he decided to present some artworks at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris. He was denied access to the Salon in [...]