Lot 274: L'Art Décoratif. ca. 1900
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: HENRY CARO-DELVAILLE (1876-1926) Size: 50 x 34 3/8 in./127 x 87.3 cm Caro-Delvaille's paintings of elegant Parisian interiors and the women who inhabit them won him many Salon prizes. This restrained yet intimate moment in a sitting room an interpretation bordering on voyeuristic is a ravishing example of his compositional vision. The text on the completed version of the poster describes L'Art Décoratif as "a monthly review of modern art. (great art nouveau)
Condition Report: B/ Tears at folds & edges.
Dimensions: 50 x 34 3/8 in./127 x 87.3 cm
Artist or Maker: HENRY CARO-DELVAILLE (1876-1926)
Date: ca. 1900