"Rare Oil On Panel Of 54 By Klimek Painting Table"
7137/39772 rare oil on Klimek panel of 54 signed lower left panel 46 x 38.5 cm frame 66 x 58 cm good condition - very good quality Ludwig Klimek (1912-1992) Born in August 1912 in Skoczów (today in Poland), he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in his hometown. He left Poland to go to France, he arrived in Paris in March 1939. He worked in André Lhote's studio and at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière. His friend Édouard Vuillard makes him obtain a foreign exchange. In May 1939, he left for Aix-en-Provence. On liberation, he returned to Paris, stayed there for two years, then returned to the south of France, to the Côte d'Azur. He lived in Nice, then especially in Menton where he stayed for twenty years until 1947. He then settled in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, then Juan-les-Pins. He died on December 10, 1992. On December 11, 1992 took place the ceremony of his funeral at the cathedral of Antibes