"Country Wedding Dauchot Harlequin Painted Bridegroom (brayer, Friesz)"Dauchot Gabriel: the painter, Harlequin and the newlyweds The painter dressed in Harlequin has raised his easel at the edge of a pond, the newlyweds are walking, the fisherman's boat is approaching them and the bank, in a wide wooded landscape.
Large oil on canvas treated with a knife, thick paste; on its original canvas in very good condition, varnish slightly yellowed.
Large molded frame with flat strips in gilded wood, some shocks to the frame.
Dimensions of the canvas: 40 cm X 80 cm (50 X 99 cm with frame)
Gabriel Dauchot (1927-2005) student of Othon Friesz and Yves Brayer. Work in the workshop of the big cottage from the age of 14 years.