"Table Oil On Canvas Painting By René Richard Burgsthal Billa"
oil painting on canvas by Richard Burgsthal (René Billa 1884-1944) hills - view the Var unsigned Burgsthal Richard (1884-1944) (René BILLA) was a major glassmakers from the early twentieth century, one of the great of the french stained glass. Burgsthal is probably the one that best identified the problematic of the mass coloration of some medieval stained glass. In 1905 Burgsthal is headed for a career as a painter. It consigns then to stained glass. In 1912 Burgsthal created to decorate the windows of Fonftroid his own glass factory near Bièvres, in the valley of Chevreuse.La most of its windows are located in the south of France, and the names of buildings we noted there prestigious as the cathedrals of Narbonne, Carcassonne and Albi, Saint Bertrand de Comminges ... Its work influences state orders. It restores the twenty-nine windows of the Cathedral of Albi. Life in the south will suit him more, he returned to Paris in 1929 ". Richard Burgsthal" The beauty of the work lies in its unity. Burgsthal designs and executes it draws and it melts, it is its own engineer. "Richard Burgsthal (René Billa) to Nice origin. He meets Rita Strohl (1865-1941) born Aimee Rita Larousse La Villette, pianist, composer and outcome a family of Breton artists including Elodie La Villette (1848- 1917) NARBONNE the Museum maintains its -Fasciné works by Wagner, the artist will transform his music into images. the spell will even change little René Richard Billa in BURGSTHAL and even marry Rita Strohl (Aime La Villette), singer, pianist and French composer, creating an ephemeral theater in 1912 with the financial support of a Gustave Fayet.