Albert SILVESTRE Art-Nouveau Drawing of a standing woman 1897
Exceptional drawing: Black ink and charcoal, graphite on paper, representing a standing woman wearing a carrick coat, a black feather hat, she is holding a cane or a whip stick, the face and hair drawn with charcoal and the rest of the drawing with a brush black and grey ink.
Mounted on a sheet of paper, needs a cleaning, some spots and minor tear.
Signed lower right A Silvestre 97
Silvestre, Albert Henri Louis
Dates of birth and death* 19.9.1869 Genève, † 24.5.1954 Neuchâtel
Peintre et professeur à l'Ecole des beaux-arts de Genève. Paysages. Président de la Commission fédérale des beaux-arts