Important French Cubist Painting by Eugene de Kermadec
Oil on canvas by French cubist and abstract artist Eugene De Kermadec. A nationally recognized and early cubist painter. Eugène de Kermadec studied at the École des Arts Decoratifs in 1915 and later at the École des Beaux Arts. During this time Paris was the center of the avant-garde and the painterly language was Cubism. Kermadec, along with several foreign and French artists came into Cubism after 1918 when more and more artists adopting this technique and that the almost scientific approach was relaxed and replaced by a more lyrical style and figurative style. His first show was in 1929. From early on the Galerie Louise Leiris, which gallery was the centre of the avant-garde and the Cubists.
Original condition with an older, minor
restoration. Minor scuffs and minor divots to canvas. Minor restoration.
(see image of reverse of painting). Light restoration, cleaning and
Measures H 21.5 in. x W 18.5 in. x D 1 in.