This is oil painting of classical theatre figure. HARLEQUIN, the comic servant, has always been a theme for painters, already from 16th century. This version refers to cubic period and mixtures tragedy and comedy face. The artwork stands on straight painting highlights the impression of the timeless countenance of the figure.
The painting is framed in white wooden frame (5cm wide) pointed with inner black line, ready to hang. The frame and artwork itself makes one compact artistic object. The ORIGINAL has cardboard recyclable box and could be dispatched within 3 working days.
Thank you for your purchase. Enjoy your original AUGUSTIN!
SUPRISED HARLEQUIN provenance:
2015 | Contemporary / Authentic / Timeless | Boscolo Autograph Collection Hotel | Prague | CZ
2010 | Augustin 35 | Brehova Gallery | Prague | CZ
2009 | Through Czech Eyes | Mini Gallery 09 | Brussels | B
©Richard Augustin 2008. All rights reserved.
Cotton canvas board, basic gesso, oil colors, hanging, white wooden frame, studio marks and stamps