Braque “Les Champs 1957” Lithograph printed 1968
Lithograph by Maeght editeur, printed by L’imprimerie Arte, France 1968, Signed in plate
Picture Size 8 x 10 inch Tapped on Paper size: 13 x 16 inch.
Certificate of Authenticity Is Included
The paintings by George Braque inspired by the sea views and landscapes of Varengeville were made into lithographs and published by Maeght on his supervisor.
In most cases the artist himself chose the pieces and the printing process which to him seemed most appropriate. He assisted in the execution of the lithographs
(Dora Vallier catalogue raisonee of Braque’s works).
Georges Braque: (1882 –1963) was a major 20th century French painter who, along with Pablo Picasso, developed the art style known as Cubism, he studied at Ecole des beaux-Arts. He grew and trained to be a house painter and decorator like his father and grandfather. However, he also studied artistic painting during evenings at the ecole des Beaux-Arts, In Paris he attended the Academie Humbert, also in Paris, and painted there until 1904. It was here that he met Marie Laurencin and Francis Picabia. His artworks are on display in many Museums across the world.