Forain Young Dancer Watercolor

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Young Dancer Original Watercolor
by Jean-Louis Forain
Young Dancer Original Watercolor
Framed and Matted
Signed Forain in Watercolor Lower Right
Young Dancer Original Watercolor by Jean-Louis Forain Young Dancer Original Watercolor by Jean-Louis Forain Framed and Matted Young Dancer Watercolor by Jean-Louis Forain Signed Lower Right
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Original watercolor painting on toned wove paper by Jean-Louis Forain. Signed by the artist lower right. The image is of a young dancer leaning in the corner of a room. A nice example from this important Impressionist era artist, portraying one of his most popular themes, dancers in Paris. Jean-Louis Forain was one of the most important artists in France during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His friend Degas got him interested in ballet and its dancers and patrons as subjects for his art.

– Title: Untitled (Young Dancer)
– Artist: Jean-Louis ForainĀ (French, 1852-1931)
– Image size: 9-1/2 inches H x 6-1/2 inches W (24.1 cm x 16.5 cm)
– Frame size: 22 inches H x 18 inches W (55.9 cm x 45.7 cm)

Framed in a wood frame with bronze highlights and matted in an beige acid-free matte. Completed with a UV-resistant acrylic cover. The paper has three horizontal wrinkles due to age. The surface of the paper on the lower left has some white spotting.