roger de la corbiere seascape oil painting cotes du nord plougrescant france

Roger De La Corbiere Seascape Oil Painting Cotes Du Nord Plougrescant France



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I am pleased to offer for sale this stunning and beautifully painted oil on canvas by the very sought after and talented French listed artist Roger de la Corbiere.
A large quality seascape which has captured the glint of the late evening sunset reflecting off of the calm waters.The artists works are very desirable and his paintings have increased considerably in value in recent years.The realism and detail achieved in his paintings demonstrates his professional hand.
Plougrescant is a coastal town of Côtes-d'Armor, in Brittany, located 20 km northeast of Lannion and 20 km east of Perros-Guirec. ... Possessing a rugged coast, dotted with rocks of granite and bushes, the commune is considered as the northernmost of Brittany.
The artist has signed the painting in the lower right hand bottom corner ‘ la Corbiere ‘.
There is an inscription in ink on the stretcher which confirms the location as :
Côtes du Nord Plougrescant France.
Henry Roger Mascarel de la Corbiere was born in Vouneuil-sur-Vienne, France, on July 22, 1893, and died in Paris at the age of 81 on September 3, 1974.
He studied under the Russian painter Choltse, who was a great exponent of light and shade particularly in snow scenes.
On August 2, 1922 he married Martha Germaine Page (1891-1975) in Paris. He had two daughters.
Corbiere was Influenced by Paul Signac (1863-1935), who helped him to start his painting career in La Rochelle.
He was a friend of Maurice Denis (1870-1943) and of other “Sacred Art” painters in Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Jean Souverbie (1891-1981) was also in the group of artists as well as Lucie Tullat.
Roger was best known for his paintings of coastal scenes with emphasis on the sea and the effects of light reflections.
In France, he exhibited at the Galerie Katia Granoff (Quai Conti, in Paris, as well as in Honfleur) and at the Gallery Hautecoeur (rue de Rivoli, Paris).
In 1926, he began exhibiting at the Society of Independent Artists.
In 1932 he became a member and exhibitor at the National Society of Fine Arts.
and in 1956 at the Society of French Artists.
He also exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Independants, Salon d’Automne and National Exhibition of Fine Arts.
He exhibited at the Paris Salon for 35 years, receiving the Silver Medal in 1954.
Several of his paintings were acquired by the French State in 1925 and are included in the collections of the families of the Maharaja of Kaarpoutala, Comte de Tocqueville, Professor Marion, Andrei Gromyko and the USSR Embassy.
In the USA Roger de la Corbiere was represented by Arnot Gallery in New York, where his paintings remain on exhibition and command ever higher prices
Roger was buried in the family tomb Mascarel, the cemetery of Chatellerault.
His painting are in the collections of many well known persons throughout the world.
He worked mainly from his studio in Brittany, but also spent some time in the Riviera. His daughter carried on the family tradition, painting similar scenes.
The painting is beautifully presented in a quality decorative gilt swept frame and is supplied wired and ready to hang.
Height : 30.5 Inches ( 78 cm )
Width : 42.5 Inches ( 108 cm )
Depth : 2.75 Inches ( 7 cm )
Excellent condition throughout .
There are no repairs to the canvas which is clean and taut.
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Height = 78 cm (31")
Width = 108 cm (43")
Depth = 7 cm (3")

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