French Art Nouveau Frame with Pastel Still Life

circa: 1910s
origin: France
height: 17"
width: 19.5"
reference: P202

price: $445

A colorful pastel still life with fruits, matted and framed in a simplified Art Nouveau wood frame. Peaches still on the bough are joined by plump, ripe black grapes on the vine and a single plum. The artist captured light wonderfully, utilizing bright color and a deeply shaded background. A textured green mat supports the drawing. The whole piece is finished with an elegant wood frame that has simply carved floral details at each corner.

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