UPwithART 2017 - 8 APRIL 2017

Rene Marcil (1917-1993)

Title Untitled Seated Nude
Medium pastel on paper
Image Size 24 x 18.5 in.

Value:  $2,500

Gallery:  Collectors Collection

Bio:

Born in Montreal, Quebec, Marcil studied at l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Montreal. He then travelled to New York City., France and London. Working on oil, gouache and chalk, he was an abstract colourist but also painted still life, interiors and streetscapes. He lived in France from 1949 but died in Toronto, Ontario, in 1993.

Description/ Statement:

From the Collection of Jens Thielsen