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Still life painting by French artist Louise Alix (1888-1980) of a basket of cascading cherries and pot  plant signed in the bottom right corner.  It's a watercolour/gouache on thick paper pasted on wood board.  A fine composition, exquisitely detailed with plenty of colourful interest.

Medium: Watercolour/gouache on thick paper that is mounted on wood board

Overall size: 17ins x 22ins or 43cms x 56cms (Approx)

Date: 1930's

Signed: Louise Alix (1888-1980) Born in Paris, painter, decorative artist of landscapes, still lifes and portraits.  Louise Alix studied under Yvonne Delattre and Henri Zo. She exhibited regularly at the Salon des Artistes Français between 1926 and 1941, receiving a commendation in 1928, the Bernheim de Villiers prize in 1933, and the silver medal for applied arts in 1935. She also occasionally exhibited her work at the Salon des Indépendants. (Benezit)

Condition:  This painting is in good condition, it has been mounted on wood board and varnished with an archival product so that there is no need for glass.  There are minor imperfections throughout as you would expect with a piece of art this age.  It would do well in a frame of your choice.

This painting is sent fully insured, track and trace with Colissimo.

Tumbling Cherries by Louise Alix (1888-1980)


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