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EDOUARD LEON CORTES L'Arc de Triomphe Oil Painting

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  • Product description

    SOLD Wonderful original oil painting depicting the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, as viewed down the bustling Paris street illuminated by shop windows. Painted by listed artist Edouard Leon Cortes (1882 - 1969). Reframed in contemporary gilded frames. Included are the original frames with the JJ Gilespie label on the back.

    About the Artist: 

    Edouard Leon Cortes was born in Lagny, France in 1882, son of noted Spanish Court painter Antonio Cortes. He became on of the most popular Paris street scene artists at a time when Paris was the art center of the world. He exhibited his first works at the age of 16 in 1899. His works of Paris street scenes and monuments were the core of his works throughout his lifetime, winning him awards and great recognition.His works have sold at major auctions houses throughout the world like Christies, Sothebys, and Bonhams. Provenance: Acquired by the previous owners directly from JJ Gilespie.   

    MJP

  • Product condition

    Excellent condition.

  • Product Size

    Artwork: 18"W x 13"H
    Framed: 25" by 20"