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Ludovic Lucien Madrassi (Paris 1881-Paris 1956)

Portrait of a Japanese Girl

Signed ‘Madrassi’
Pastel
278 x 211 mm. (11 x 8¼ in).
SOLD TO A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Provenance :
Exhibited:
Paris, Galerie Jean de Ruaz, 11-29 April 1961, ex.catalogue.

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He was a pupil of Raphäel Collin, P. Leroy, Gabriel Ferrier and Gervais. He exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français, where he was a member from 1906. Madrassi exhibited portraits and still lifes. He had a mention in 1907. He worked on illustrating work for the Tharaud brothers, Un Royaume de Dieu. Madrassi traveled extensively in Europe, and Africa, including the Sudan and Senegal.