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Fall Fine Art, Antiques & Jewelry Auction

2018-10-27 10:00:00

Lot 6

Andre Gisson Oil on Canvas Still Life Painting

Andre Gisson Oil on Canvas Still Life Painting: Andre Gisson (1921 - 2003, American), oil on canvas painting depicting a still life scene with a bowl and dish filled with fruit including: a pear, grapes and apples on a blue and whitebackdrop. Signed on the face by the artist. Dimensions are: canvas - 16" tall X 20" wide, framed - 25 1/4" tall X 29 1/4" wide X 1" deep. All measurements are approximate. Artist Biography: Andre Gisson (1921 - 2003, American)was born Anders Gittelson in 1921 in Brooklyn, New York. Stylistically, his work is aligned with the 19th century French Impressionist painters and as an artistic persona, Gisson claimed to be French and to have been born in 1910. While the majorityof his life was spent in Westport, Connecticut, he did live in New York, Georgia, and France, and travelled throughout Europe. Gisson graduated from the Pratt Institute, New York and then joined the United States Army during World War II where heattained the rank of Captain. While in Europe, he continued his studies and then resumed his career as a professional artist once returning to New York. He is known for rendering Parisian street scenes, landscapes, and still life paintings with

Estimate $700.00-1,400.00

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