Orovida PISSARRO - Winter (The Skaters)

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Type of Artwork Original artwork
Title Winter (The Skaters)
Category Painting
Medium Tempera
Signature lower left
Size of the artwork
36.02 x 45 in
91.5 x 114.3 cm
Certificate of authenticity No
Bill/Invoice No
Observations

Egg tempera on linen
91.5 x 114.3 cm (36 x 45 inches)
Signed and dated lower left Orovida 1936-38

Literature: 
K L Erickson, Orovida Pissarro: Painter and Print-Maker with A Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, (doctoral thesis), Oxford, 1992, Appendices, no. 77 (illustrated)

Exhibition: 
London, Redfern Gallery, Ten Years of Work by Orovida, 5th-28th May 1938, no. 17
London, The Leicester Galleries, Orovida, October- November 1973, no. 13

Detailed Description: 
The present work was part of the first set of the seasons series. In Orovida's catalogue she describes how 'this is the first picture painted in Rowney's Egg Tempera: "I have hithertoo [sic] called bodycolour tempera in this catalogue as my method of bodycolour is more like tempera than bodycolour."
Ad # 2309788
Seller status Professional

Contact the seller: Stern Pissarro Gallery

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