This wonderful Jean-Pierre Serrier Painting is titled L’epouvantail (Translation: Scarecrow). The painting depicts a troupe of traveling carnival performers dressed in their costumes. Like others he painted at this time, its a great example of mid century French artwork. The painting is signed with the artist signature, date and painting title in the lower right corner. Born in 1934, Jean-Pierre Serrier was a French artist and well known surrealist.
This Jean-Pierre Serrier painting does need cleaning and some restoration. We are offering this painting as is and unframed. Read below for a detailed description of the condition.
ARTIST: Jean-Pierre Serrier (France, 1934-1989)
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
MATERIALS: Oil on canvas, unframed.
HEIGHT: 18 in. (46 cm)
WIDTH: 21.5 in. (55 cm)
DEPTH: .75 in. (2 cm)
CONDITION: Good overall condition with wear consistent with age and use. There are a couple of minor paint losses on the painting as well as around the edges of the canvas from a previous frame. The painting appears to be all original and the colors are bright, but the surface could use a good cleaning. See photos for more details.