20th Century French Oil Painting of a Woman in a Circus by Jean-Pierre Cassigneul
A dark-green, vintage Mid-Century modern French portrait oil on canvas painting of young elegant dressed lady with a colorful flower hat, painted by Jean-Pierre Cassigneul in a hand carved original gilded Montparnasse wooden frame, in good condition. The lady is wearing a sunglass, standing in a circus, on a balcony, surrounded by the construction of the arena. Signed Cassigneul on the lower left and countersigned on the back. Wear consistent with age and use. Dated on the back side 1969, Paris, France.
Without the frame: 39.5" H x 32.25" W x 1" D
A personal handwritten authentication of the artist was added, dated 22 February 2019.
Jean-Pierre Cassigneul is French artist, painter born in 1935, in Paris, France. He is most known for his recognizable compositions of stylish, elegant woman in floral hats. He had his first solo showing at the age of 17 at the Galerie Lucy Krohg, in Paris. Cassigneul studied at the The Beaux-Arts de Paris and was later trained by the French painter Roger Chapelain-Midy. During his life, he has exhibited throughout Europe, Japan and the United States. At the present, Cassigneul lives and works in Paris.
Material: Oil On Canvas, Wood
Details: Gilded Wood
Country of Origin: France
Dimensions: 46.5" H x 39" W x 2.25" D