"Watercolor North Africa H.pontoy 1941"
Watercolor of a bridge over a dry river (summer) signed lower right Pontoy and dated1941Henri Pontoy (1888/1968) made the Beaux Arts in Paris and exhibited in various Salons .In 1926 he enjoys a travel grant that allows him to go to North Africa, Tunisia, Morocco, French West Africa ... .He resides several years in Ouarzazate in Morocco where he meets Jacques Majorelle .He is professor of Art in Fez and after the war in 1947 he went to Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire, Cameroon with Majorelle. He was one of the last French representatives of neoclassical Orientalism between the two wars. Watercolor good condition, frame chopsticks golden state of use. POSSIBILITY OF SHIPPING, reinforced packing reinforced, in registered with insurance and n ° parcel for follow-up on internet (expenses of port). Store SAONE ANTIQUITES 149 rue de la levée 01750 ST LAURENT sur SAONE at 500 meters MACON (71000) open tuesday to saturday 15 h -19 h and morning 10h30-12h30 if no quote client (call ahead at 03.85.39.21.47). Purchase sale restoration furniture, objects 18-19-20ème, succession, sharing, estimation, clearance etc