Landscape in Chaufour, France with a view of the Village and River
This modernist landscape is painted in stylised, blocky strokes of pure colour, evoking the feeling of sunset by the river.
Michael Adlen was a Ukranian artist who in Paris during the 1920s, where he was influenced by Cubism. This can be felt in the way the buildings are painted in this work.
A number of his engravings were purchased during his lifetime by museums in Moscow and Kiev.
Artist name: Michel Adlen (b. Saki, Ukraine 1898 - d. Paris, France 1980)
Date: Approx 1920-1930
Size Approx.: Medium
Framed: H 45.2 x W 61 cm
Unframed: H 30 cm x W 46.5 cm
Weight: 1.7 kg
Medium: Oil on Canvas, framed. Signed lower right 'Adlen'.
Condition: Very good. Original patina/vanish with age-related surface dirt. Could definitely do with a light clean. White spirit and cotton wool.