Georges Artemoff, 1892 - 1965. The work is oil on board 11 3/8 " X 7 3/4 " and was found with what is believed to be the original frame, no paperwork. George Artemoff was born in the Don Valley area of Russia in 1892. He studied in Rostov and Moscow before he came to the Montparnasse district of Paris in 1913. There he became acquainted with Ossip Zadkine, Juan Gris, Jules Pascin, Modigliani, and Picasso.
In 1914 he joined the French Foreign Legion, only to be wounded at Champagne. In 1923 he took a studio in Paris. His work was influenced by his Russian heritage; he often painted scenes featuring Cossacks or various themes from Russian folklore. In 1927, he exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Décorateurs where he won the silver medal, More....The item "Georges Artemoff Vtg Antique Oil Painting on Board Russian French Impressionist" is in sale since Monday, March 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "beautenart" and is located in Redding, California. This item can be shipped to United States.