"Jeannin Georges (1841-1925) Fruits Still Life"JEANNIN Georges (1841-1925)
Fruits still Life
Oil on canvas signed
Old frame gilded with leaves
Dim canvas : 65 X 92 cm
Dim frame : 94 X 121 cm
JEANNIN Georges (1841-1925)
French painter 19th-20th century
Born in 1841 in Paris. Dead the 10th of december 1925.
Painter of still-life, flowers and fruits.
He took part of the «Salon de Paris» since 1868. Member of the French Artist society since 1878. He was awarded with a third class medal in 1878, a second class medal in 1888, and a bronze medal in the Universal Exhibition (Expo) of 1889 in Paris.
He was the president of the «flowers society».
Chevalier of the legion of honour in 1903.
His bunches of flowers are painted with large and generous licks of painting.
Bibliographie:E.Benezit, dictionary of artists Vol VII/506