Neo-cubist watercolor by Camille Hilaire
Great modern watercolor on paper by French artist Camille Hilaire.
Camille Hilaire, (1916-2004), lived, studied and taught in France, including studying with Andre L’hote who had a great influence on Hilaire forming his neo-cubist style of painting.
Hilaire first taught at ‘l’école Nationale des Beaux-Arts’ in Nancy, then at ‘L’école des Beaux-Arts’ in Paris. He also exhibited his works around the world, winning many awards.
Hilaire executed numerous mural decorations, tapestries, stained glasses, and mosaics for embassies, liners, public buildings.
This work is a quintessential work by the artist, created in the 1950’s. It is a watercolor on paper titled L’Etang de Ville d’ Avray, (City pond of Avray), a commune in the western suburbs of Paris, France.
Measures 20.5″ x 27″ sight size, and 28.5″ x 35″ x .25″ matted. (unframed).