"Raymond Preaux Says "the Agent" 1916 - 1997"French abstract painter, student of the Free Academies of Montparnasse, having exhibited at the Salon des Réalités Nouvelles in Paris in 1949 and in 1956. - Listed in the Bénézit dictionary (photocopy attached) - Listed in the dictionary of abstract painting by Michel Seuphor Edit. Hazan Paris 1957. Work presented: Oil on canvas painting mounted on frame (33 X 41 cm) "Abstract composition" signed upper right "R Preaux", titled on the back "Marchande d'oubli" Original work executed around 1950/60 . Work exhibited: Exhibition Préaux from 24 September to 2 October 2016 at the Hubert Yencesse room in Chambourcy "n ° 10 Merchant of oblivion" (Etiquette of the exhibition on the canvas on the back: handwritten numbers "D476 / 16.9"). Framed work: Square baguette gilded wood of origin.