Antique Roses Painting

Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900

Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900
Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900
Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900
Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900
Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900
Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900
Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900

Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900

Original antique French watercolor and pencil painting of Roses by Gustave Fraipont. Watercolor and pencil on paper signed lower right presented matted and framed. Gustave Fraipont (1849, Brussels - 1923, Paris) was a painter, sculptor, illustrator and poster-designer. Born in Belgium, he later became a naturalised French citizen.

Professor of drawing at the Maison d'éducation de la Légion d'honneur, he was the author of numerous books on the art of drawing. In 1885, he provided illustrations for the series Le Littoral de la France at the publisher Victor Palmé. He also illustrated books on Paris and the French regions.

He produced books for young people such as'André le meunier' (Andre the Miller') and'et Yves le marin (Sailor Yves). He also illustrated the Letters from My Windmill, Perrault's Histoires ou contes du temps passé, Robinson Crusoe', Câline by Zenaide Fleuriot.

He painted numerous posters for railway companies, including Chemins de fer de l'Ouest and Compagnie des chemins de fer du Nord, as well as official documents and paper securities. He contributed to many newspapers and magazines, such as French and Paris Courier. In 1905, he was appointed Navy painter. During World War I, he produced several compositions for the newspaper L'Illustration, including the monuments destroyed by war: Ypres Cloth Hall, Reims Cathedral and Arras Town Hall.

Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. Overall framed size 12 x 15 in good antique condition. PLEASE VIEW MY OTHER FINE ESTATE. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".

The seller is "1sirlancelot" and is located in this country: US.
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Date of Creation: 1900
  • Features: Framed, Signed
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Material: watercolor
  • Original/Licensed Reproduction: Original
  • Painting Surface: Paper
  • Unit of Sale: Single-Piece Work
  • Region of Origin: France
  • Size: 15
  • Subject: Landscape

Antique French Watercolor of Roses by Gustave Fraipont Paris c. 1900