Signed on the right in pencil. Diameter at sight: 50 cm. Diameter \Click on the pictures to zoom - you will see the details better! \Thank you for your understanding. Not send in global relay.I am at your disposal for any further information or additional photos; do not hesitate, my professional details are at the bottom of my ads. Good luck and good biddings to you! English details - extra pictures - foreign transportation quotations or other information on kind demand - do not hesitate! Gustave Joseph Marie Brisgand (Gustave Brisgand) was born on November 29, 1867 in the 17th district of Paris France. He was the humble son of a paris cab driver, and at an early age began his studies in art.
He was a student of auguste lying, tony robert-fleury and jules joseph lefebvre, who was a student of jean-auguste dominique ingres. Brisgand's earliest works are landscapes, but before long he discovered his talent for drawing and painting portraits and sensual pastels of beautiful women. This became his framed work. While in the united states he was hailed as the master technician of the female body.
Without question one of the masters of the female form. Some of the most famous commissions include Queen Elizabeth of England, The Countess of Paris isabelle of Orleans-Braganza, Mary Dietrich, Jean Harlow, and Paul Durand-ruel to name a few. In 1929 his works were published under the title the female plastic, gustave brisgand illustrator, by alben michel.He was made a knight of the legion of honor in 1934. He died on July 4, 1944. With this he left a legacy of incredible portraits of beauty and passion as they were alive today. The item \The seller is \This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.