1962 Oil Painting, 'Figs & Cards,' Pierre GUYÉNOT


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1962 Oil Painting, 'Figs & Cards,' Pierre GUYÉNOT

Large oil on canvas by French listed artist Pierre GUYÉNOT (1914-2007)
depicting figs and playing cards. a cluster of ripe purple figs are silhouetted against a white china cake stand with a pie crust edge. Playing cards are strewn across a canary yellow table with a purple box of matches and an orange pipe. A thick book is abandoned in a swath of wrinkled fabric. The texture is almost impasto in places, the paint its richly applied.

Framed and ready to hang.
Painting (without frame)
CM: 77 x 51
Inches: 30.5 x 20
Provenance: French School
Condition: Very Good
Date: 1962



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